On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1973

Historical Events

  • "A Little Night Music" opens at Majestic Theater on Broadway
  • Baltimore Oriole Al Bumbry hits 3 triples vs Milwaukee Brewers
  • Henry Kissinge sworn in as America's 1st Jewish Secretary of State

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Henry Kissinger succeeds William Rogers as US Secretary of State

US Secretary of State and Political Scientist Henry Kissinger
US Secretary of State and Political Scientist
Henry Kissinger
  • Ryder Cup Golf, Muirfield: US beats Great Britain & Ireland, 19-13; first time 'Ireland' included in team name

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Cartoonist Charles M. Schulz (50) weds Jean Forsyth Clyde

Cartoonist Charles M. Schulz
Cartoonist
Charles M. Schulz

1973 Highlights

About September 22, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo