On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1973

Historical Events

Album Release

"Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" 7th studio album by Elton John is released

  • Signature of the European Patent Convention.
1973 Highlights

About October 5, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Half-Breed - Cher
  • UK #1 Song: Eye Level - Simon Park Orchestra