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1970s Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers - For 1973

1973 trivia questions with answers.

 

1970s Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers - For 1973

The United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and Denmark enter the European Economic Community, which later becomes what?
A: The European Union.

CBS sells the New York Yankees for $10 million to a 12-person syndicate led by whom?
A: George Steinbrenner.

What American rock band releases their debut album?
A: Aerosmith.

Who kills 9 people at the Howard Johnson's hotel in downtown New Orleans?
A: Mark Essex.

Elvis Presley's concert in Hawaii is watched by more people than watched what?
A: The Apollo moon landings.

In Super Bowl VII, the Miami Dolphins defeat the Washington Redskins, 14–7, at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, to complete the NFL's  what?
A: First Perfect Season.

Who becomes President for Life of the Philippines?
A: Ferdinand Marcos.

 

George Foreman defeats whom to win the heavyweight world boxing championship?
A: Joe Frazier.

President Lyndon B. Johnson dies at his Stonewall, Texas ranch, leaving no what?
A: Former U.S. President living until the resignation of Richard Nixon in 1974.

January 27 – U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War ends with what?
A: The signing of the Paris Peace Accords.

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 cutting ceremony?
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 what?
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 world's what?
A: Tallest building at 1,451 feet.

Who becomes the youngest person to climb to the summit of Mount Everest?
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?
A:  1948.

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 what?
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