Monday September 17, 1973

US date format: 9/17/1973, UK date format: 17/9/1973

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see zodiac on September 17, 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 Ada Choi and James Mount. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Let's Get It On by Marvin Gaye. In UK Young Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits. Bobby, directed by Raj Kapoor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973 while Curse Of The Kings by Victoria Holt was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemonade Stand or Gotcha.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1973, at September 17 across the years or at September 1973 calendar.

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

Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 17, 1973?


Holidays

  • RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
  • United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
  • Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
  • Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • See more

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

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

Abhimaan

Abhimaan

Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri, Asrani, Bindu

Enter the Dragon

Enter the Dragon

Directed by: Robert Clouse

Starring: Bruce Lee, John Saxon, Jim Kelly, Ahna Capri

Country: United States of America

The Friends of Eddie Coyle

The Friends of Eddie Coyle

Directed by: Peter Yates

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Peter Boyle, Richard Jordan, Steven Keats

A Brief Vacation

A Brief Vacation

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica

Starring: Florinda Bolkan, Renato Salvatori, Daniel Quenaud, José María Prada

American Graffiti

American Graffiti

Directed by: George Lucas

Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard, Paul Le Mat, Charles Martin Smith

Country: United States of America

Sport Games on September 17, 1973

Sport Games on September 17, 1973


NFL

American Football
  • New York Jets - Green Bay Packers : 7 - 23
See all American Football game results of September 17, 1973

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

Adam's Rib

Adam's Rib

Directed by: George Cukor

Der Bastian

Der Bastian

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice

Directed by: Paul Mazursky

The World at War

The World at War

Rock Concert

Rock Concert

Starring: Don Kirshner

Country: United States of America

How old am I?

If September 17, 1973 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

calendar

Magazine Covers

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

Books

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

The Making Of The President 1972 by Theodore H. White

The Making Of The President 1972

By:

“[White] revolutionized the art of political reporting.” —William F. BuckleyThe Making of the President 1972 is the fourth book in Theodore H.

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 Salamander by Morris L. West

The Salamander

By:

Slight signs of wear!

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 September 17, 1973?

On September 17, 1973 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is September 17, 1973?

On September 17, 1973 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 17, 1973?

On September 17, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 17, 1973?

On September 17, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on September 17, 1973?

On September 17, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 17, 1973?

On September 17, 1973 several famous people were born including, Ada Choi, James Mount, Demis Nikolaidis.

Which famous people died on September 17, 1973?

Famous people died on September 17, 1973 include, Hugo Winterhalter.

What was the number one song in September 17, 1973?

The number one song in the week of September 17, 1973 was Let's Get It On by Marvin Gaye in US and Young Love by Donny Osmond in UK.

What were the top hits on September 17, 1973?

The top hits on September 17, 1973 were Let's Get It On by Marvin Gaye, We're An American Band by Grand Funk, Delta Dawn by Helen Reddy in US and Young Love by Donny Osmond, Angel Fingers by Wizzard, Dancing On A Saturday Night by Barry Blue in UK.


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes