Forty years ago, President Richard Nixon tried his best to convince us that he was not a crook. The Vietnam War continued to rage in Southeast Asia and the debate about it continued on American college campuses. Legendary actor Al Pacino was in the middle of an unprecedented five-year run of Academy Award nominations as he got an Oscar nod for Serpico (which was sandwiched by nominations for The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, Dog Day Afternoon and … And Justice for All). Roberta Flack’s “Killing Me Softly,” The Wings’ “My Love” and Stevie Wonder’s “Superstition” were among the year’s greatest music hits.
In addition to those events, these are the celebrities who were born in 1973. Let’s take a look at the stars who will turn 40 in 2013.