What happened this day in history July 13, 1973

What are the important events that happened on July 13, 1973? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

July 13, 1973: Facts & Myths About This Day

July 13, 1973 is the 194th day of the year 1973 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 171 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Friday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is June 30, 1973 – a Friday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 1,856,160 minutes has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘hectaenneacontatetragon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Nickel every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $857.00. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Cancer is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Ruby is the modern birthstone for this month. Ruby is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Ox is the mythical animal and Water is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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July 13, 1973 Historical Events

  • 1973
    Alexander Butterfield reveals the existence of the “Nixon tapes” to the special Senate committee investigating the Watergate break in.

Who were born on July 13, 1973?

  • 1973
    Ariel Silvio Zárate, Argentine footballer

Who died on July 13, 1973?

  • 1973
    Willy Fritsch, German film actor (b. 1901)

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