#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Wednesday 12 September 1973

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Darren Campbell and Ki-Jana Carter. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Delta Dawn by Helen Reddy. In UK Young Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits. The Big Feast, directed by Marco Ferreri, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973 while The Salamander by Morris L. West was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Evil Touch. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Race or Space Race.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1973 or at September 12 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 12 September 1973 and get them!

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Evil Touch

Starring: Anthony Quayle

Country: Australia

Calucci's Department

Written by: Joseph Bologna, Renée Taylor

Starring: Candice Azzara, James Coco, Jack Fletcher, Bill Lazarus

Country: United States

It Pays to Be Ignorant

Starring: Joe Flynn, Billy Baxter, Charles Nelson Reilly, Jay Stewart

Country: United States

Mission: Magic!

Starring: Rick Springfield, Howard Morris, Erika Scheimer, Lane Scheimer

Country: United States

More info

Match Game 73

Starring: Gene Rayburn, Johnny Olson, Brett Somers, Richard Dawson

Country: United States

More info

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Big Feast

Directed by: Marco Ferreri

Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Michel Piccoli, Philippe Noiret

Country: United States

More info

Day for Night

Directed by: François Truffaut

Starring: Jacqueline Bisset, Jean-Pierre Laud, Franois Truffaut

Country: United States

More info

The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant

Directed by: Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Starring: Margit Carstensen, Hanna Schygulla, Katrin Schaake

Country: United States

More info

Bang the Drum Slowly

Directed by: John Hancock

Starring: Michael Moriarty, Robert De Niro, Vincent Gardenia

Country: United States

More info

Enter the Dragon

Directed by: Robert Clouse

Starring: Bruce Lee, John Saxon, Jim Kelly

Country: United States

More info

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 12 September 1973!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 September 1973 ?

Holidays:
  • Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
  • Cape Verde - National Day
  • Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
  • RC Saints - Holy Name of Mary
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 12 September
Famous Deaths:
  • Eduard Flipse: Dutch conductor / composer, dies at 77.
  • Marjorie Post: American heiress and socialite, the only child of the cereal tycoon C.W.
Facts:
  • 2 bettors win largest US Daily Double ($19,909.60 in Detroit)
  • Two bettors win the largest US Daily Double (US$19,909.60 in Detroit, Michigan).

Featured Contents

Would you like to write an original contribution on a topic related to this specific date and get featured on Takemeback.to ? Send us your proposal!

Search For Your Ancestors

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 12 September 1973 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Bobby Riggs -- Sep. 10, 1973
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8348
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henry Kissinger -- Sep. 3, 1973

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Salamander

By: Morris L. West

Slight signs of wear!

More info

Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution

By: Dr. Robert Atkins

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

More info

Curse Of The Kings

By: Victoria Holt

For centuries the tombs of the Pharaos were haunted by a deadly curse. And when two eminent archaeologists have died mysteriously, Judith Osmond was certain that it was the curse at

More info

World Without End, Amen

By: Jimmy Breslin

Adrift in New York, an alcoholic cop searches for meaning in his life by revisiting his pastThe department has taken away Dermot Davey’s gun.

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Lunar Lander

Platform: DEC GT40 graphics terminal, PDP-11 based

Genre: Retro/Simulation

More info

Space Race

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Atari

More info

Lunar Lander

Platform: DEC GT40 graphics terminal, PDP-11 based

Genre: Retro/Simulation

More info

Gotcha

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Atari Inc.

More info

Space Race

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Atari

More info

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 12 September 1973 is such a special date for you!