Historical Events on July 7, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 78 drown as flash flood sweeps a bus into a river (India)

Sport awardTennis Open

80th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Billie Jean King beats Chris Evert (60 75), 1st all-US women's 1st all-US women's Wimbledon final

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert
  • 87th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Jan Kodes beats Alex Metreveli (61 98 63)
  • All women board of directors takes control of ABA's Kentucky Colonels
  • Balt Orioles pull their 4th triple play (5-4-3 vs Oakland)
  • Glenda Reiser (Canada) sets record women's mile (4:34.9)
  • Shoelace Park in the Bronx named