What Happened on November 9, 1973

Historical Events


Apple Records releases "Ringo", Ringo Starr's third studio album, in the UK; his biggest commercial and critical success, featuring the singles "Photograph", "You're Sixteen", and "Oh My My"

Piano Man

Columbia Records releases "Piano Man", singer-songwriter Billy Joel's second studio album

  • Fire at Taiyo department store, kills 101 & injures 84 (Kumamoto Japan)
  • Government De Uyl decides Palestijnse fugitives to support
1973 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Gabrielle Miller, Canadian actress, born in Coffs Harbour, Australia
  • Nick Lachey, American singer, born in Harlan, Kentucky
  • Zisis Vryzas, Greek footballer, born in Kavala, Greece
Born in 1973

About November 9, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 10 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: Daydreamer/The Puppy Song - David Cassidy