On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1973

Historical Events

  • 7th Country Music Association Award: Roy Clark wins

Music Single

Country music artist Dolly Parton releases her single "Jolene"

  • Tanks attack Thailand demonstrating students, 300 killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Dax Riggs, American musician (Acid Bath), born in Evansville, Indiana
  • Susannah Kate Pryde, New Zealand road race cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
1973 Highlights

About October 15, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra