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