On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1973

Historical Events

  • "Jimmy Loves Mary-Anne" by Looking Glass peaks at #33
  • "We're An American Band" by Grand Funk peaks at #1
  • Insurance ind announces auto racers get into more highway accidents
  • Soyuz 12 returns to Earth

Famous Birthdays

  • Athanasios Michalopoulos, Greek volleyball player
  • Joe Hulbig, American ice hockey player
  • Scout Niblett, British singer/songwriter

Famous Deaths

  • W H Auden, Vienna poet, dies
1973 Highlights

About September 29, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 47 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra