Sunday September 23, 1973

US date format: 9/23/1973, UK date format: 23/9/1973

The day of the week was Sunday, under the astrological sign of Libra (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on September 23, 1973).

Famous birthdays on this day include Grant McDonald and Michelle Tolson.

The number one song in US was Let's Get It On by Marvin Gaye. Young Love by Donny Osmond was #1 song in the UK.

Bobby, directed by Raj Kapoor, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1973 while The Making Of The President 1972 by Theodore H. White was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice. If you liked videogames you were probably playing TREK73 or Lemonade Stand.

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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September 23, 1973 Events

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Historical Events

  • Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Portland Ladies Golf Open
  • Former Argentine President Juan Peron returns to power.
  • Juan Peron returns to power in Argentina.
  • The Oakland Raiders defeat the Miami Dolphins 12-7, ending the Dolphins unbeaten streak at 18. It was the Miami Dolphins' first loss since January 16, 1972 in Super Bowl VI.

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September 23, 1973 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If September 23, 1973 is your birthday you are 49 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on September 23.

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September 23, 1973 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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Bobby

Bobby

Release year: 1973

Directed by: Raj Kapoor

Starring: Rishi Kapoor, Dimple Kapadia, Pran, Prem Nath

Curse of the Devil

Curse of the Devil

Release year: 1973

Directed by: Carlos Aured

Starring: Paul Naschy, Fabiola Falcón, Mariano Vidal Molina, Maritza Olivares

Baba Yaga

Baba Yaga

Release year: 1973

Directed by: Corrado Farina

Starring: Carroll Baker, George Eastman (II), Ely Galleani, Carla Mancini, Lorenzo Piani, Isabelle De Funès, Daniela Balzaretti

Country: Italy

Charley Varrick

Charley Varrick

Release year: 1973

Directed by: Don Siegel

Starring: Walter Matthau, Joe Don Baker, Felicia Farr, Andrew Robinson

Country: United States of America

Hit!

Hit!

Release year: 1973

Directed by: Sidney J. Furie

Starring: Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor, Paul Hampton, Gwen Welles

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 23, 1973?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Let's Get It On
  2. - We're An American Band
  3. - Delta Dawn
  4. - Loves Me Like A Rock
  5. - Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Young Love
  2. - Angel Fingers
  3. - Dancing On A Saturday Night
  4. - Rock On
  5. - Ballroom Blitz

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Let's Get It On
  2. - Stoned Out Of My Mind
  3. - Theme From Cleopatra Jones
  4. - Higher Ground
  5. - I've Got So Much To Give
Sport Games on September 23, 1973

Sport Games on September 23, 1973


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American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - Los Angeles Rams : 0 - 31
  • Buffalo Bills - San Diego Chargers : 7 - 34
  • Cleveland Browns - Pittsburgh Steelers : 6 - 33
  • Detroit Lions - Green Bay Packers : 13 - 13
  • Houston Oilers - Cincinnati Bengals : 10 - 24
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TV Series

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Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice

Release year: 1973

Directed by: Paul Mazursky

Adam's Rib

Adam's Rib

Release year: 1973

Directed by: George Cukor

Der Bastian

Der Bastian

Release year: 1973

Rock Concert

Rock Concert

Release year: 1973

Starring: Don Kirshner

Country: United States of America

Faraday and Company

Faraday and Company

Release year: 1973

Country: United States of America

How old am I?

If September 23, 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.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Making Of The President 1972 by Theodore H. White

The Making Of The President 1972

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"[White] revolutionized the art of reporting on politics." --William F. BuckleyThe Making of the Presidential President 1972 is the fourth book of Theodore H.

Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut

Breakfast of Champions

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Breakfast of Champions is Kurt Vonnegut’s most beloved character, Kilgore Trout. He discovers to his horror that a Midwest car dealer has taken his fiction as fact in Breakfast of Champions.

The Salamander by Morris L. West

The Salamander

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There are some slight signs of wear

Laughing All The Way by Barbara Howar

Laughing All The Way

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Barbara Howar served as temporary head of Washington D.C. socialites from the 1960s to the time President Johnson warned him to calm down the parties.

In One Era And Out The Other by Sam Levenson

In One Era And Out The Other

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Sam Levenson, a beloved humorist and author, finds that his old worldviews don’t match the new one. Levenson was the youngest of eight children born to a large Jewish immigrant family.

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 23, 1973?

On September 23, 1973 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is September 23, 1973?

On September 23, 1973 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on September 23, 1973?

On September 23, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 23, 1973?

On September 23, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on September 23, 1973?

On September 23, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 23, 1973?

On September 23, 1973 several famous people were born including, Grant McDonald, Michelle Tolson, Artim Sakiri.

Which famous people died on September 23, 1973?

Famous people died on September 23, 1973 include, A S Neill, Manuel Borguno, Pablo Neruda [N R R Basoalto].

What was the number one song in September 23, 1973?

The number one song in the week of September 23, 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 23, 1973?

The top hits on September 23, 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.