On This Day

What Happened on November 14, 1973

Historical Events

  • "Good Evening" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 438 performances
  • Canada begins production of Olympic coins

Sports History

Jim Palmer is named AL Cy Young winner

Famous Birthdays

  • Adina Howard, American R&B and hip-hop singer-songwriter ("Freak Like Me"; "What's Love Got To Do With It"), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Dana Snyder, American stage and voice actor (Aqua Teen Hunger Force; Chowder), born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • Lawyer Milloy, strong safety (New England Patriots)
  • Moka Only [Daniel Denton], Canadian rapper, born in Langford, British Columbia

Famous Weddings

  • Britain's Princess Anne marries commoner, Captain Mark Phillips at Westminster Abbey
1973 Highlights

About November 14, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 7 months and 12 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