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1973
   BBC Sports Personality of the Year was   
Jackie Stewart
Racing Driver
1973
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Sunderland
Sunderland 1 Leeds United 0
Robin Hood
   was released in   
1973
1973
   Formula One Drivers' Championship winner was   
Jackie Stewart
1973
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Jan Kodes
1973
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Billie Jean King
1973
   Palme d'Or winner was   
The Hireling
Directed by Alan Bridges
1973
   Grand National was won by   
Red Rum
Trained on the beach at Southport
1973
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
John Newcombe
d. Jan Kodeš 6-4 1-6 4-6 6-2 6-2
1973
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Margaret Smith Court
1973
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
John Newcombe
1973
   winner of the Australian Open Women's Singles was   
Margaret Smith Court
1973
   Tony Award winner for Best Musical was   
A Little Night Music
1973
   World Series Champions were the   
Oakland Athletics
7 games v. New York Mets. MVP: Reggie Jackson
1973
   the winner was   
John Cappelletti
RB from Penn State
1973
   was the year   
Pablo Picasso Died
Spanish painter and sculptor, known for his Blue Period. Like the Queen.
1973
   was the year   
The US Announced the End of the "Draft"
Proved unworkable during the Vietnam War with widespread draft dodging.
1973
   champions were   
UCLA
Tori Spelling
   was born on   
May 16, 1973
Actress
1973
   the winner was   
Henry Kissinger and Le Duc Tho
USA, Secretary of State; b. 1923 / Democratic Republic of Vietnam; 1910-1990
1973
   the winner was   
The Sting
Directed by George Roy Hill for Universal
1973
   the winner was   
Secretariat
Ron Turcotte - Triple Crown Winner
1973
   the winner was   
Tom Weiskopf
At Royal Troon
Out of My Window
   was published in   
1973
By Alice Low and Pictures by Polly Jackson (No. 319)
Christopher and the Columbus
   was published in   
1973
By Kathryn and Byron Jackson and Pictures by Tibor Gergely
1973
   the winner was   
Why Me, Lord?
Composed by Kris Kristofferson
Bahamas, The
   gained independence in   
1973
10 July. United Kingdom
Guinea-Bissau
   gained independence in   
1973
25 September. Portugal (unilaterally declared by Guinea-Bissau); 10 September 1974 (recognized by Portugal)
James Blunt
   had a U.K. Top 40 single hit with   
1973
2007
1973
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Gala Supreme
Jockey - Frank Reys, Trainer - Ray J. Hutchins, Owner - J. P. Curtain, Time - 3.19.50
1973
   the winner was   
The Great American Cowboy
By Kieth Merrill
1973
   was the year   
Sydney Opera House Opened
1973
   Eurovision Song Contest winner was   
Luxembourg
"Tu Te Reconnaîtras" performed by Anne-Marie David. Music Claude Morgan, Lyrics Vline Buggy
1973
      
Paris Peace Accords
Formalized American withdrawal from Vietnam.
1973
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Secretariat
Triple Crown winner -- Ron Turcotte on board -- Trainer Lucien Laurin -- Meadow Stable 1:54.40
1973
   winner was   
Secretariat
Triple Crown Winner with Ron Turcotte up, Trainer: Lucien Laurin, Owner: Penny Chenery - Meadow Stable -- 2:24.00
1973
   winner was   
Secretariat
Ron Turcotte up, Trainer: Lucien Laurin, Owner: Penny Chenery - Meadow Stable
1973
   Jeux Sans Frontières winners were   
Ely (Great Britain)
In an earlier heat, Ely beat Hertford 19-1, a domestic It's A Knockout record
1973
   was the first publication of   
Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are?
In a Club With You
      
In 1973
"1973" by James Blunt
1973
   was won by   
Tartan Ace
Mrs. S. Graham
1973
   the winner was the   
Montreal Canadiens
1973
   was the year   
Yom Kippur War Began
Egypt and Syria against Israel
1973
   was the year   
U.S. Supreme Court Roe V. Wade
Landmark decision striking down laws restricting abortion during the first six to seven months of pregnancy
January 20, 1973
   the oath was recited by   
Richard M. Nixon
East Portico, U.S. Capitol by Warren E. Burger, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
1973
   Ali fought   
Joe Bugner
Win unanimous decision
1973
   player of the year was   
Pat Jennings
Tottenham Hotspur
1973
   was the year   
Pablo Picasso Died
Spanish painter and sculptor, known for his Blue Period. Like the Queen.
1973
   was the year   
The US Announced the End of the "Draft"
Proved unworkable during the Vietnam War with widespread draft dodging.
1973
   was the year   
Yom Kippur War Began
Egypt and Syria against Israel






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