World Events

Posted in 1973

  • Space station orbits the earthVietnam Peace Agreement is formally signed in Paris.
  • Arab-Israeli War: UN ceasefire arranged with UN troops in buffer zone.
  • World energy crisis as Arab states cut oil supplies.
  • Watergate scandal emerges in the USA.
  • Britain on a three-day working week to conserve energy following the miners strike.
  • Manned Skylab space station orbits the earth.