On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1973

Historical Events

  • Israeli troops reconquer mountain Hermon
  • Security Council Resolution 338-cease fire to Yom Kippur War

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrés Palop, Spanish footballer

Person of interestIchiro Suzuki

Ichiro Suzuki, Japanese baseball right fielder (most career base hits 4,367; AL MVP 2001; MLB All-Star 2001–10; NPB All-Star 1994–2000), born in Kasugai, Japan

Baseball Star Ichiro Suzuki
Baseball Star
Ichiro Suzuki
  • Kathy Butler, Edinburgh Scotld, Canad 3k/5k runner (Olympic-8-92, 96)

Famous Deaths

  • Pablo Casals [Pau Casals i Defilló], Spanish cellist, conductor and composer, dies at 96
1973 Highlights

About October 22, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra