On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1973

Famous Birthdays

  • Jason Bowen, Port Alice, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers)
  • Terrance Shaw, NFL cornerback (San Diego Chargers)

Famous Deaths

  • Artturi Ilmari Virtanen, Finnish Chemist and Nobel laureate, dies at 78
  • Stringbean [David Akeman], American banjoist and comedian (Hee Haw), dies at 58
1973 Highlights

About November 11, 1973

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio