What Happened on September 5, 1973

Historical Events

  • "Desert Song" opens at Uris Theater NYC for 15 performances
  • 1st one-day Cricket international for WI (v Eng) - lose by 1 wicket
  • Conference of less developed countries approves forming "producers' associations" and calls for withdrawal of Israeli forces from occupied Arab lands
1973 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Jenny Whittle, Australian basketball center (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Gold Coast, Australia
  • Paddy Considine, English actor and musician, born in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England

Rose McGowanRose McGowan (49 years old)

American actress (Charmed) and sexual harassment activist, born in Florence, Italy

Born in 1973

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Fournier, American baseball player, 1912-27 (White Sox; Cardinals; Brooklyn Robins), dies at 83

About September 5, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 49 years and 9 months
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: Young Love - Donny Osmond