On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1973

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Bacher, South African cricket batsman (19 Tests; 13 ODIs), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Robert Pirès, French footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Heathcote Dicken Statham, English composer, dies at 83
1973 Highlights

About October 29, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 10 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: October Bank Holiday (Ireland)

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