June 11th, 1973

June 11th, 1973, fell on a Monday. Day 162 of 1973. Decade: 1970s.

46 years, 11 months and 24 days have passed since June 11th, 1973.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 11th, 1973:

  • United States: My Love - Paul McCartney & Wings
  • United Kingdom: Can The Can - Suzi Quatro

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on June 11th, 1973.

  • 1973 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1973 were dominated by Marvin Gaye, Carly Simon, Dawn & Tony Orlando, Eddie Kendricks, Elton John, Roberta Flack, Paul McCartney and Wings, Clint Holmes, Billy Preston, Cher, Jim Croce and Diana Ross.

  • John Sirica.

    John Sirica was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1973. Sirica was the judge who ordered U.S. President Richard Nixon to hand over the Watergate-related recordings.

  • 1973 in movies.

    Movies released in 1973 included The Sting, The Exorcist, American Graffiti, Papillon, The Way We Were, Charlotte's Web, Magnum Force, Last Tango in Paris, Live and Let Die, Robin Hood, Paper Moon, The Wicker Man, The Legend of Hell House and Badlands.

  • Roberta Flack - "Killing Me Softly with His Song"

    "Killing Me Softly with His Song" by Roberta Flack would go on to win a Grammy for 1973's Song of the Year.

  • The Sting

    "The Sting" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1973.

  • 1973-74 stock market crash.

    Between the 11th of January, 1973 and the 6th of December, 1974, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost over 45% of its value. The U.K. stock market fared even worse, with the FT 30 losing over 70% of its value.

  • Watergate Hearings

    Between the 18th of May, 1973 and the 7th of August, 1973, the Senate Watergate Committee carries out a number of televised hearings. John Dean, who had served as the White House Counsel until he was fired in April of 1973, tells investigators that he had discussed the Watergate cover-up with US President Richard Nixon. In July of 1973, Nixon refuses to hand over presidential tape recordings to investigators.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 46 years, 11 months and 24 days have passed since June 11th, 1973.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 24 of 1973.
  • Leap Year: 1973 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on June 11th, 1973, will be 46 years of age.
  • People born in 1973 belong to the "Generation X" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 108601200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around June 11th, 1973:

  • May 22nd, 1973: Lord Lambton resigns from the British government over a 'call girl' scandal.
  • May 30th, 1973: Football: Ajax win the European Cup after defeating Juventus 1-0.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 11th, 1973, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1973 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: June 11th, 1973 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Barnaby Jones - Television series about a Private Detective and his widowed daughter-in-law.
  • Last of the Summer Wine - British sitcom about three senior citizens in the Yorkshire Dales.
  • M*A*S*H - TV series about an American military medical unit during the Korean War.
  • Maude - Sitcom starring Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay. Spin-off of All in the Family.
  • Emergency! - TV series about a fire department in LA.
  • Upstairs, Downstairs - British drama series about the aristocratic Bellamy family and their household staff.
  • McMillan & Wife - TV show about a San Francisco police commissioner and his wife Sally.
  • All in the Family - American sitcom about the life of a working-class father and his family.
  • The Odd Couple - Starring Tony Randall as Felix Unger and Jack Klugman as Oscar Madison.
  • The Mary Tyler Moore Show - Sitcom about a career-oriented woman who moves to Minneapolis after separating from her partner.
  • The Flip Wilson Show - Variety show hosted by Flip Wilson.
  • McCloud - A New Mexico deputy marshall gets assigned to Manhattan's 27th Precinct.

1973 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1973.

"The Adventures of Black Beauty" - "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids" - "All in the Family" - "Sesame Street" - "The Brady Bunch" - "The Pink Panther Show" - "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" - "JOT the Dot" - "Underdog" - "The Bugs Bunny Show" - "Captain Kangaroo"


1973 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1973:

  • Baby Alive (doll)
  • Shrinky Dinks
  • Magnavox Odyssey
  • Kenner SSP Racers
  • Big Jim (action figure)
  • Weebles
  • VertiBird (toy helicopter)
  • G.I. Joe Adventure Team
  • Nerf Balls
  • Frisbee
  • Crissy (doll)
  • Clackers
  • Battleship (game)
  • Lite-Brite
  • Easy-Bake Oven
  • Etch A Sketch

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 11th of June:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on June 11th, 1973.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on June 11th, 1973 was probably conceived around the 1st of September, 1972. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 11th, 1973 is the 21st of March, 1974. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Pong - Table tennis game.

11th of June

Events that have occurred on the 11th of June:

  • June 11th, 1979: Actor John Wayne passes away from stomach cancer.
  • June 11th, 2001: Timothy McVeigh is executed for his role in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing.
  • June 11th, 2009: Manchester United accept Real Madrid's record-breaking 80 million Euro bid for Cristiano Ronaldo.
  • June 11th, 2015: Wrestling legend Dusty Rhodes passes away after developing stomach cancer.
  • June 11th, 2016: American singer and Youtube star Christina Grimmie is shot and killed in Orlando, Florida.
  • June 11th, 1982: E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) is released in cinemas.
  • June 11th, 1982: The film Grease 2 (1982) is released.
  • June 11th, 1983: Serial killer Henry Lee Lucas is arrested.
  • June 11th, 1986: The comedy film Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) is released.
  • June 11th, 1993: The movie Jurassic Park (1993) is released in movie theaters.
  • June 11th, 1999: Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999) is released.
  • June 11th, 2004: The movie Napoleon Dynamite (2004) is released in cinemas.
  • June 11th, 2005: Boxing: Mike Tyson quits during his final boxing match against Kevin McBride.
  • June 11th, 2010: The 2010 FIFA World Cup starts in South Africa.
  • June 11th, 2010: The A-Team (2010), starring Liam Neeson, is released in cinemas.
  • June 11th, 2010: The Karate Kid (2010), starring Jaden Smith, is released in cinemas.
  • June 11th, 2019: Sherif Lanre is removed from the TV show Love Island.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about June 11th, 1973.

  • 17,161 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,482,710,400 seconds have passed since the June 11th, 1973.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,729,828,800 times.
  • Since June 11th, 1973, earth has travelled approximately 765,078,566,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 247,118,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 127,513,094 steps. That's about 56,672 miles!
  • Since this date, 17,792,525 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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