What Happened on September 13, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • ABC announces it obtained TV rights for 1976 Olympics
  • Congress passes & sends a bill to Nixon to lift football's blackout
  • Syrian/Israeli dogfight over Mediterranean Sea

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Evans, NBA forward (Orlando Magic)
  • Christine Arron, French runner
  • Fabio Cannavaro, Italian footballer
  • Kelly Chen, Chinese singer
  • Marcelinho Paulista, Brazilian footballer
  • Philip Dulebohn, figure skater (1997 Eastern Sr - 3rd), born in Washington, D.C.

Famous Deaths

  • Betty Field, American actress (Of Mice and Men, Kings Row, Bus Stop), dies of cerebral hemorrhage at 57