1973 in the Philippines
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1973 in the Philippines details events of note that happened in the Philippines in the year 1973.
- President: Ferdinand Marcos (Nacionalista)
- Chief Justice: Roberto Concepcion (until April 18), Querube Makalintal (starting April 18)
- January 10 – A plebiscite referendum is held among the citizens' assemblies to ratify the new Constitution.
- January 15 – Infamous Chinese drug lord Lim Seng faced his public execution by firing squad at a lot behind the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio, the country's first and last of its kind in the post-war Philippine history.
- July 21 – Miss Philippines Margarita Moran was crowned Miss Universe 1973.
- July 27-28 – National referendum was held wherein 90.77% of the Citizen Assemblies voted for the ratification of the 1973 Constitution and the continuation of Martial Law.
- November 18-23 – The inaugural Asian Athletics Championships was held in Marikina.
- December 1-15 – The 1973 Asian Basketball Confederation Championship were held in Manila.
- April – The National Democratic Front (NDF), the united front organization of the Communist Party of the Philippines, is formally organized.
- November – Banahaw Broadcasting Corporation began radio-television operations.
- January 8 - Keempee de Leon
- January 31 - Jay Manalo
- February 7 – Angel Aquino
- March 2 – Asi Taulava, Filipino-Tongan basketball player
- March 13 - Bojo Molina
- May 25 - Gelli de Belen
- July 19 - Diether Ocampo
- July 20 - Raymart Santiago
- September 12 – Kara David, Filipina broadcast journalist
- December 13 – Adeline Dumapong, Filipino Paralympic weightlifter.
- "10 Lesser-Known Photos from Martial Law Years That Will Blow You Away". Retrieved February 6, 2016.