On This Day

Events in History in 1973 (Part 3)

Events 401 - 404 of 404

  • Dec 28 Akron Ohio's Chamber of Commerce terminates itself from Soap Box Derby

Book releaseHistoric Publication

Dec 28 Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn publishes "Gulag Archipelago" - a literary investigation of the police-state system in the Soviet Union

Writer and Nobel Laureate Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Writer and Nobel Laureate
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  • Dec 28 Comet Kohoutek at perihelion
  • Dec 30 1st picture of a comet from space (Comet Kohoutek-Skylab)