Historical Events In 1974
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Jul 29 In the year 1974 cass Elliot, singer (Mamas & Papas), chokes to death in London at 32
Jul 29 St Louis Card Lou Brock steals his 700th base on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history house of Reps recommends 3 articles of impeachment of Nixon
Jul 30 Lev Konstantinovich Knipper, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1974 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 Philippe Petit walks tightrope strung between the twin towers of the World Trade Center in the year 1974.
Aug 08 Baldur von Schirach, German author/nazi politician, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Aug 08 Richard Nixon resigns as US President, the first to do so in the year 1974.
Aug 09 On this day in history gerald Ford becomes the 39th president of the United States
Aug 09 Richard Nixon resigns presidency, VP Gerald Ford becomes 38th pres on this day in history.
Aug 10 Ilona Massey, actress/singer (Ilona Massey Show), dies at 64 in the year 1974.
Aug 11 In the year 1974 head-on collision between two buses kills 21 (Ankara, Turkey)
Aug 11 Jack Hill, cricketer (3 Tests for Australia 1953-55, 8 wickets), dies in the year 1974.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1974 congress authorizes US citizens to own gold
Aug 14 In the year 1974 peace talks in Cyprus break down, and fresh fighting breaks out
Aug 15 On this day in history edmund Cobb, actor (Motorcycle Gang), dies at 82
Aug 15 South Korean President Park Chung-Hee escapes assassination on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1974 karl E Mundt, (Rep/Sen), dies
Aug 17 Aldo Palazzeschi, [Giurlani], Italian writer, dies at 89 on this day in history.
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 Jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Aug 26 Aviator Charles Lindbergh dies in Hawaii at age 72 on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history charles Lindbergh, aviator, dies at 72
Aug 26 In the year 1974 soyuz 15 carries 2 cosmonauts to space station Salyut 3
Aug 27 Haile Selassie, former emperor of Ethiopia, dies in Addis Ababa at age 83 on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history soyuz 15 returns to Earth
Aug 30 Abraham Schierbeek, Dutch biologist (Leeuwenhoek), dies at 87 in the year 1974.