On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1973

Historical Events

  • Israeli counter offensive in southern Syria

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Richard Nixon nominates Gerald Ford to replace Spiro Agnew as Vice President

38th US President Gerald Ford
38th US President
Gerald Ford
Vice President of the United States Spiro Agnew
Vice President of the United States
Spiro Agnew
37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

Famous Birthdays

  • Rodney Mack, professional wrestler, born in Lafayette, Louisiana
1973 Highlights

About October 12, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 46 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra