On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1973

Historical Events

  • Guinea-Bissau declares independence from Portugal
  • St Louis Cards Jim Bakken sets NFL record kicking 7 field goals

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie George, American College Football Hall of Fame running back (Heisman Trophy 1995, Ohio State; Pro Bowl 1997-2000, Houston / Tennessee Oilers / Titans), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Rodrick Rhodes, american NBA forward (Houston Rockets), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
1973 Highlights

About September 24, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra