1990s|14th Parliament of Turkey (up to 14 October)
15th Parliament of Turkey
35th government of Turkey (up to 15 April 1973)
36th government of Turkey (from 15 April 1973)
28 January - Assassination of Mehmet Baydar and Bahadır Demir two Turkish consular officials in California by Gourgen Yanikian an Armenian origin terrorist. Beginning of a series of ASALA murders
26 February - Republican Party merged to Nationalistic Reliance Party.
6 April - After 15th election cycles, Fahri Korutürk was elected as Turkish president (Turkish presidential election, 1973)
27 May - Galatasaray won the championship of Turkish football league.
14 October. Republican People's Party (CHP) won the general elections with plurality.
30 October Bosphorus Bridge opened to service (First bridege between Asia and Europe)
10 May - Rüştü Reçber, goalkeeper
14 June - Halil Mutlu, weightlifter
16 June - Balçiçek İlter, journalist
27 August - Burak Kut, singer
31 October - Arzum Onan actress
27 January - Mehmet Baydar and Bahadır Demir, two Turkish consuls in the US assassinated by Armenian Genocide survivor Gourgen Yanikian
21 March - Aşık Veysel, folk poet
21 April: Kemal Tahir, novelist
13 October: Cevat Şakir Kabaağaçlı (pen name Halikarnas Balıkçısı), novelist
8 November: Faruk Nafiz Çamlıbel, poet
25 December İsmet İnönü, second president of Turkey
1973 in Turkey Wikipedia
Events in the year 1973 in Turkey.