On This Day

January 8, 1973 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 v Pakistan at SCG
  • Judge Sirica begins the trial of the Watergate burglars in Washington, D.C.
  • Secret peace talks between US & North Vietnam resumed near Paris
  • USSR launches Luna 21 for Moon landing