What Happened on September 14, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Indianapolis is awarded a WHA franchise
  • Israel shoots down 13 Syrian MIG-21s

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Richard Nixon signed into law a measure lifting pro football's blackout

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Lincoln [Clutterbuck], English actor (The Walking Dead), born in London, England
  • Linvoy Primus, English footballer
  • Mike Ward, Canadian comedian
  • Terrell Fletcher, NFL running back (San Diego Chargers)
  • Tony Bui, Vietnamese film director