On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1973

Historical Events

  • Glenn Turner scores his 1,000th run of English cricket season

Famous Birthdays

  • Dominique van Roost, Verviers Belg, tennis star (1995 Futures-GBR)
  • Marty Janzen, American pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Miami, Florida
  • Tyrone Williams, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Egges van Giffen, Dutch archaeologist, dies at 89
1973 Highlights

About May 31, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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