Saturday June 23, 1973

US date format: 6/23/1973, UK date format: 23/6/1973

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 23, 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 Charlotte Le Grix de La Salle and Jonathan Lambert. In that special week of June people in US were listening to My Love by Paul McCartney. In UK Can The Can by Suzi Quatro was in the top 5 hits. The Friends of Eddie Coyle, directed by Peter Yates, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973 while The Best And The Brightest by David Halberstam was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Love Thy Neighbor. If you liked videogames you were probably playing TREK73 or Gotcha.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • J??i (L?go) - Latvia
  • Saint Jonas Day - Lithuania
  • The Happiest day of the year is June 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). [4]
  • National holiday - Luxembourg
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Events

  • Cyrano closes at Palace Theater NYC after 49 performances
  • Sugar closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 506 performances
  • Phillies Ken Brett 4th consecutive game HR in which he pitched

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Famous Deaths

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Movies

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The Friends of Eddie Coyle

The Friends of Eddie Coyle

Directed by: Peter Yates

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

Live and Let Die

Live and Let Die

Directed by: Guy Hamilton

Starring: Roger Moore, Yaphet Kotto, Jane Seymour, Clifton James

Country: United States of America

The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing

The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing

Directed by: Richard C. Sarafian

Starring: Burt Reynolds, Sarah Miles, Lee J. Cobb, Jack Warden

The Blockhouse

The Blockhouse

Directed by: Clive Rees

Starring: Peter Sellers, Charles Aznavour, Jeremy Kemp, Per Oscarsson

Scream Blacula Scream

Scream Blacula Scream

Directed by: Bob Kelljan

Starring: William Marshall, Don Mitchell, Pam Grier, Michael Conrad

TV Series

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Love Thy Neighbor

Love Thy Neighbor

Directed by: Jordi Bachs

Praise the Lord

Praise the Lord

Directed by: Cyrus Tarlue

Cheri

Cheri

Directed by: Stephen Frears

Hallo - Hotel Sacher... Portier!

Hallo - Hotel Sacher... Portier!

The Evil Touch

The Evil Touch

Starring: Anthony Quayle

Country: Australia

Days to next June 23

If June 23, 1973 is your birthday you're 47 years, 2 months, 28 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 3 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Best And The Brightest by David Halberstam

The Best And The Brightest

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"A rich, entertaining, and profound reading experience." -- The New York Times"[The] most comprehensive saga of how America became involved in Vietnam.

Evening In Byzantium by Irwin Shaw

Evening In Byzantium

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One of Irwin Shaw’s most unforgettable heroes battles to resurrect his declining career against a tough cast of women, whiskey, and old memories Jesse Crain was made for Cannes.

The Joy Of Sex by Alex Comfort

The Joy Of Sex

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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.

Facing The Lions by Tom Wicker

Facing The Lions

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Rich Morgan, Washington bureau chief for a major national newspaper, flies south for Senator Hunt Anderson's funeral. In trying to draw together the strands of trust, love, and betrayal that had

The Implosion Conspiracy by Louis Nizer

The Implosion Conspiracy

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Out of Print Collectible Hardcover Fiction

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


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