Sunday January 07, 1973, Orthodox Christmas

US date format: 1/7/1973, UK date format: 7/1/1973

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 7, 1973). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Ricky Wood in Van Nuys and Robert Dunn in Glenn Cove. In that special week of January people in US were listening to You're So Vain by Carly Simon. In UK I Love You Love Me Love by Gary Glitter was in the top 5 hits. Sbatti il mostro in prima pagina, directed by Marco Bellocchio, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973 while Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution by Dr. Robert Atkins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Dead of Night. If you liked videogames you were probably playing TREK73 or Gotcha.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1973 or at January 07 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 07, 1973?


Holidays

  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Raymond of Pe�afort.
  • Christmas Day in the Julian calendar. This is the day on which Christmas is celebrated in most Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches.
  • European traditional - Distaff day: women's traditional work begins again after Epiphany.

Events

  • Purlie closes at Billy Rose Theater NYC after 14 performances
  • WNPB TV channel 13 in Marquette, MI (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • British Darts Organization founded in North London.
  • US poet James Merrill wins Bollingen Prize.
  • See more

Famous Birthday

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

Sbatti il mostro in prima pagina

Sbatti il mostro in prima pagina

Directed by: Marco Bellocchio

Starring: Gian Maria Volontè, Fabio Garriba, Carla Tatò, Jacques Herlin

Wedding in White

Wedding in White

Directed by: William Fruet

Starring: Donald Pleasence, Carol Kane, Doris Petrie, Leo Phillips

Ulzana's Raid

Ulzana's Raid

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Bruce Davison, Jorge Luke, Richard Jaeckel

Country: United States of America

Sisters

Sisters

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Margot Kidder, Jennifer Salt, Charles Durning, William Finley

Country: United States of America

The Mechanic

The Mechanic

Directed by: Michael Winner

Starring: Charles Bronson, Jan-Michael Vincent, Keenan Wynn, Jill Ireland

Country: United States of America

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Dead of Night

Dead of Night

Directed by: Dan Curtis

Eine Frau bleibt eine Frau

Eine Frau bleibt eine Frau

Die lieben Mitmenschen

Die lieben Mitmenschen

Double Identity

Double Identity

Directed by: Dennis Dimster

Wild Country

Wild Country

Directed by: Craig Strachan

Days to next January 07

If January 07, 1973 is your birthday you're 47 years, 8 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 9 days.
calendar

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1973?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution by Dr. Robert Atkins

Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution

By:

The doctor America trusts now shows you how to live longer and feel better! World-renowned medical expert Dr. Robert C. Atkins has shown millions how to lose weight and keep it

The Odessa File by Frederick Forsyth

The Odessa File

By:

The suicide of an elderly German Jew explodes into revelation after revelation: of a Mafia-like organization called Odessa ...of a real-life fugitive known as the "Butcher of Riga"..of a young German journalist tumed obsessed avenger.......and,

Once Is Not Enough by Jacqueline Susann

Once Is Not Enough

By:

Once upon a time, the entertainment industry was a world that never slept. Magazine editors, models, pop stars, and all the rest visited "vitamin doctors" to get the shots that would allow them to stay up all night and then …

The Joy Of Sex by Alex Comfort

The Joy Of Sex

By:

Famous for helping couples discover how sex can be playful, erotic, passionate, exhilarating, and most of all, pleasurable.The Joy of Sex revolutionized how we experience our sexuality.

The Winds Of War by Herman Wouk

The Winds Of War

By:

Like no other masterpiece of historical fiction, Herman Wouk's sweeping epic of World War II is the great novel of America's Greatest Generation.Wouk's spellbinding narrative captures the tide of global events, as well as all the drama, romance, heroism, and …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

TREK73

TREK73

Platform: HP Time-Shared BASIC

Genre: Space combat simulation

Lemonade Stand

Lemonade Stand

Genre: Business

Gotcha

Gotcha

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Atari Inc.

Lunar Lander

Lunar Lander

Platform: DEC GT40 graphics terminal, PDP-11 based

Genre: Retro/Simulation

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 07, 1973?

On January 07, 1973 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is January 07, 1973?

On January 07, 1973 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 07, 1973?

On January 07, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 07, 1973?

On January 07, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 07, 1973?

On January 07, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 07, 1973?

On January 07, 1973 several famous people were born including, Ricky Wood in Van Nuys, Brian Milne, Robert Dunn in Glenn Cove.

What was the number one song in January 07, 1973?

The number one song in the week of January 07, 1973 was You're So Vain by Carly Simon in US and I Love You Love Me Love by Gary Glitter in UK.

What were the top hits on January 07, 1973?

The top hits on January 07, 1973 were You're So Vain by Carly Simon, Clair by Gilbert O'Sullivan, Me And Mrs. Jones by Billy Paul in US and I Love You Love Me Love by Gary Glitter, Long Haired Lover From Liverpool by Little Jimmy Osmond, Blockbuster by The Sweet in UK.


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes