Historical Events on June 3, 1973

About Jun 3, 1973

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 5 months and 17 days

Historical Events

  • "Smith" closes at Eden Theater NYC after 17 performances

Sport awardTennis Open

72nd Men's French Open: Ilie Năstase beats Nikola Pilic (6-3, 6-3, 6-0)

Tennis Champion Ilie Năstase
Tennis Champion
Ilie Năstase

Sport awardTennis Open

72nd Women's French Open: Margaret Court beats Chris Evert (6-7, 7-6, 6-4)

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert
  • At Paris air show, Tupolev 144, a Soviet supersonic airliner ("Concorde-ski"), crashes, 15 killed