On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1973

Historical Events

  • "Funky Worm" by Ohio Players hits #15
  • "Super Fly Meets Shaft" by John & Ernest hits #31
  • Bahrain adopts its constitution
  • Beatles' "Beatles 1967-1970" album (the blue one) goes #1
  • British composer Michael Tippett's 3rd Piano Sonata premieres

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Prime Minister of Canada Brian Mulroney (34) weds Mila Pivnicki (19)

18th Prime Minister of Canada Brian Mulroney
18th Prime Minister of Canada
Brian Mulroney

Famous Deaths

  • Jacques Lipchitz, Polish-French-American painter and cubist sculptor, dies at 81
1973 Highlights

About May 26, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini