What Happened on November 11, 1973

Historical Events

The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle

Columbia Records releases Bruce Springsteen's second album "The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle"

Famous Birthdays

  • Jason Bowen, Canadian NHL defenceman (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Port Alice, British Columbia
  • Jason White, American punk rock guitarist (Green Day), born in North Little Rock, Arkansas
Born in 1973

Famous Deaths

  • Artturi Ilmari Virtanen, Finnish Chemist and Nobel laureate, dies at 78
1973 Highlights

About November 11, 1973

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Keep On Truckin' (Part 1) - Eddie Kendricks
  • UK #1 Song: I Love You Love Me Love - Gary Glitter