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

Event of Interest

Henry Kissinger sworn in as America's 1st Jewish Secretary of State, succeeds William Rogers

  • Ryder Cup Golf, Muirfield: US beats Great Britain & Ireland, 19-13; first time 'Ireland' included in team name
1973 History

Famous Weddings

Charles M. Schulz

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

About September 22, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Let's Get It On - Marvin Gaye
  • UK #1 Song: Angel Fingers - Wizzard