On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1973

Historical Events

  • Willi Stoph succeeds Walter Ulbricht as East German party leader

Famous Birthdays

  • Keiko Agena, Japanese-American actress
  • Lena Headey, British actress (Game of Thrones), born in Hamilton, Bermuda

Person of interestNeve Campbell

Neve Campbell, Canadian actress (Party of 5, Scream), born in Guelph Ontario

Actress Neve Campbell
Neve Campbell

1973 Highlights

About October 3, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra