Historical Events In 1974
Monday, 21 September 2020
Jul 29 In the year 1974 cass Elliot, singer (Mamas & Papas), chokes to death in London at 32
Jul 29 In the year 1974 st Louis Card Lou Brock steals his 700th base
Jul 30 House of Reps recommends 3 articles of impeachment of Nixon on this day in history.
Jul 30 Lev Konstantinovich Knipper, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1974.
Aug 03 On this day in history almira Sessions, actress (Okla Annie), dies at 85
Aug 04 On this day in history crawford-Butler Act allows Puerto Ricans to elect own governor
Aug 05 Joan Jett forms her rock group the Runaways in the year 1974.
Aug 06 In the year 1974 explosion &fire destory Great Northern RR yard in Wenatchee, Wash
Aug 07 On this day in history philippe Petit walks tightrope strung between the twin towers of the World Trade Center
Aug 08 Baldur von Schirach, German author/nazi politician, dies at 67 in the year 1974.
Aug 08 On this day in history richard Nixon resigns as US President, the first to do so
Aug 09 In the year 1974 gerald Ford becomes the 39th president of the United States
Aug 09 Richard Nixon resigns presidency, VP Gerald Ford becomes 38th pres in the year 1974.
Aug 10 Ilona Massey, actress/singer (Ilona Massey Show), dies at 64 in the year 1974.
Aug 11 Head-on collision between two buses kills 21 (Ankara, Turkey) in the year 1974.
Aug 11 In the year 1974 jack Hill, cricketer (3 Tests for Australia 1953-55, 8 wickets), dies
Aug 12 In the year 1974 yankees Mickey Mantle & Whitey Ford become first teammates elected to hall of fame on the same day
Aug 13 In the year 1974 hugo Yarnold, cricketer (Umpire in 3 Tests for England), dies
Aug 13 The last United States troops leave Vietnam in the year 1974.
Aug 14 Congress authorizes US citizens to own gold on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1974 peace talks in Cyprus break down, and fresh fighting breaks out
Aug 15 Edmund Cobb, actor (Motorcycle Gang), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1974 south Korean President Park Chung-Hee escapes assassination
Aug 16 Karl E Mundt, (Rep/Sen), dies in the year 1974.
Aug 17 In the year 1974 aldo Palazzeschi, [Giurlani], Italian writer, dies at 89
Aug 19 On this day in history ... Davies, US ambassador on Cyprus, murdered
Aug 20 In the year 1974 ilona Massey, actress (Love HAppy, Holiday in Mexico), dies at 62
Aug 22 In the year 1974 jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian, dies at 66
Aug 26 Aviator Charles Lindbergh dies in Hawaii at age 72 on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1974 charles Lindbergh, aviator, dies at 72
Aug 26 In the year 1974 soyuz 15 carries 2 cosmonauts to space station Salyut 3
Aug 27 On this day in history haile Selassie, former emperor of Ethiopia, dies in Addis Ababa at age 83.
Aug 28 In the year 1974 soyuz 15 returns to Earth
Aug 30 Abraham Schierbeek, Dutch biologist (Leeuwenhoek), dies at 87 on this day in history.