On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1973

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dmitri Shostakovich's 14th String Quartet premieres


Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Morgan, Canadian 78 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Keith Morgan, Canadian 95 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Mayte Garcia, American dancer, born in Fort Rucker, Alabama
  • Melanie Gaffin, American actress (Cheryl-Whiz Kids), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Radha Mitchell, Australian actress, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Zahir Shah, Afghan cricketer (attention-grabbing Rawalpindi leg-spinner), born in Kunar Province, Afghanistan

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

MLB baseball player Hank Aaron (39) weds Billye Aaron

Baseball Player Hank Aaron
Baseball Player
Hank Aaron

1973 Highlights

About November 12, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio