Birthdays in History in April 1973

  • Apr 1 Rachel Maddow, American radio personality and political analyst
  • Apr 4 David Blaine, American magician and illusionist, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Apr 7 Carole Montillet, French skier
  • Apr 9 Spencer "Spenny" Rice, Canadian Entertainer, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 10 Christopher Simmons, American graphic designer, born in Canada
  • Apr 12 J. Scott Campbell, American comic book artist, born in East Tawas, Michigan
  • Apr 20 Geoff Lloyd, British radio presenter (Geoff Lloyd with Annabel Port), born in Withington, Lancashire, England
  • Apr 20 Isabel Dos Santos, Angolan businesswoman, daughter of ex-President José Eduardo dos Santos, Africa's richest woman, born in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR
  • Apr 28 Ian Murdock, German-born American computer programmer (Debian project, Progeny Linux Systems), born in Konstanz, West Germany (d. 2015)
  • Apr 29 David Belle, French physical educator