On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1973

Famous Birthdays

  • Curtis Martin, Pro Football Hall of Fame running back (Pro Bowl 1995, 96, 98, 2001, 04; First-team All-Pro 2001, 04; NE Patriots, NY Jets), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Oliver Neuville, German soccer striker (69 caps; Servette, Bayer Leverkusen, Borussia M'gladbach), born in Locarno, Switzerland
1973 Highlights

About May 1, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labour Day (India)

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus