What happened this day in history October 2, 1973

What are the important events that happened on October 2, 1973? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

October 2, 1973: Facts & Myths About This Day

October 2, 1973 is the 275th day of the year 1973 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 90 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Tuesday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is September 19, 1973 – a Tuesday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 32,880 hours 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 ‘dihectaheptacontapentagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Cent every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $162.76. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Libra is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Opal is the modern birthstone for this month. Jasper 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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Who were born on October 2, 1973?

  • 1973
    Efren Ramirez, American actor
  • 1973
    Lene Nystrøm Rasted, Norwegian singer (Aqua)
  • 1973
    Maria Wetterstrand, Swedish politician
  • 1973
    Melissa Harris-Perry, American professor & author
  • 1973
    Proof, American rapper (D12) (d. 2006)
  • 1973
    Scott Schoeneweis, American baseball player
  • 1973
    Verka Serduchka, Ukrainian entertainer

Who died on October 2, 1973?

  • 1973
    Paavo Nurmi, Finnish runner (b. 1897)
  • 1973
    Paul Hartman, American actor (b. 1904)

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