1970s Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers - For 1973
CBS sells the New York Yankees for $10 million to a
12-person syndicate led by whom?
A: George Steinbrenner.
Who kills 9 people at the Howard Johnson's hotel in
downtown New Orleans?
A: Mark Essex.
Who becomes President for Life of the Philippines?
A: Ferdinand Marcos.
George Foreman defeats whom to win the heavyweight world
A: Joe Frazier.
The first American prisoners of war are what?
A: Released from Vietnam.
What Pink Floyd album is released in the US.?
A: The Dark Side of the Moon.
What TV soap opera debuts on CBS?
A: The Young and the Restless.
What movie wins best picture at the 45th Academy Awards?
A: The Godfather.
What officially opens in
New York City with a ribbon
A: The World Trade Center.
Pioneer 11 is launched on a mission to do what?
A: Study the Solar System.
Ron Blomberg of the New York Yankees becomes the first
A: Designated hitter in Major League Baseball.
What happens to Artist Pablo Picasso?
A: He dies at his home in France.
The Sears Tower in Chicago is finished, becoming the
A: Tallest building at 1,451 feet.
Who becomes the youngest person to climb to the summit of
A: Shambu Tamang.
Secretariat wins the what?
A: Kentucky Derby.
The Montreal Canadians win the Stanley Cup 4 games to 2
over what team?
A: Chicago Blackhawks, Yvan Cournoyer was voted MVP.
The New York Knicks defeat what team , 102–93 in Game 5 of
the NBA Finals to win the NBA title?
A: Los Angeles Lakers.
Secretariat wins what horse race?
A: The Preakness Stakes.
Secretariat wins the Belmont Stakes becoming the first
Triple Crown winner since what year?
Former White House counsel John Dean begins what?
A: His testimony before the Senate Watergate Committee.
France resumes what?
A: Nuclear bomb tests in Mururoa Atoll.
Bruce Lee, American actor, philosopher, founder of Jeet
Kune Do, does what in Hong Kong?
A: Dies of a cerebral edema.
Art Garfunkel finally releases his solo debut album titled
A: Angel Clare, 17 years after starting his career.
What singer-songwriter dies following a gig at Northwestern
State University in NatchitLouisiana
Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers - Free Printable Trivia Quizoches, Louisiana?
A: Jim Croce, he boarded a small chartered plane that crashed on takeoff
The Oakland Raiders defeat what team , 12-7, ending the
Dolphins' unbeaten streak at 18?
A: Miami Dolphins.
The New York Mets win baseball's National League pennant,
defeating what heavily favored team?
A: Cincinnati Reds, 3 games to 2.
An OPEC oil embargo against several countries supporting
Israel triggers what?
A: The 1973 energy crisis.
The Oakland Athletics win baseball's World Series,
defeating what team?
A: The New York Mets, 4 games to 3.
The Bosporus Bridge in Istanbul, Turkey is completed,
connecting what over the Bosporus for the first time in history?
A: The continents of Europe and Asia