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Historical Events In 1974

Friday, 19 August 2022

Nov 16   On this day in history walther Meissner, German physicist (Meissner Effect), dies at 91  

Nov 17   Clive Brook, actor/director (On Approval), dies at 87 on this day in history.  

Nov 21   Frank Martin, Swiss composer (In Terra Fax), dies at 84 on this day in history.  

Nov 23   In the year 1974 cornelius Ryan, war reporter/historian (Bridge too Far), dies at 54  

Nov 25   Nick Drake, rocker, dies of a drug overdose at 26 in the year 1974.  

Nov 25   In the year 1974 u Thant UN Secretary-General (1961-72), dies in NY of cancer at 65  

Nov 26   On this day in history approximately 140 die when suspension bridge collapses (Nepal)  

Nov 27   Louis B Russell Jr, longest living heart transplant, dies at 49 in the year 1974.  

Nov 28   In the year 1974 bowie Kuhn suspends George Steinbrenner for 2 years  

Nov 29   Haroldson L Hunt, US multi-millionaire, dies at 85 in the year 1974.  

Nov 30   20th time Islanders shut-out (3-0 vs Canucks) on this day in history.  

Dec 01   Lajos Zilahy, Hungarian/US author (Angry Angel), dies at 83 in the year 1974.  

Dec 01   Los Angeles Skid Row slasher kills first of 8 in the year 1974.  

Dec 02   Sofie-Carmen Eckhardt-Gramatte, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Dec 02   Soyuz 16 launched into Earth orbit for 6 days on this day in history.  

Dec 04   In the year 1974 dutch DC-8 charter crashes in Sri Lanka killing 191 Moslem pilgrims  

Dec 04   In the year 1974 lee Kinsolving, actor (Explosive Generation), dies at 36  

Dec 05   In the year 1974 airport terminal roof collapses killing 17 (Teheran Iran)  

Dec 05   On this day in history hazel Hotchkiss Wightman, tennis player (US Open 1909-11), dies at 87  

Dec 05   Seattle Seahawks formed in the year 1974.  

Dec 06   George Harrison releases "Ding Dong, Ding Dong" on this day in history.  

Dec 09   George Carew, cricketer (4 Tests for WI between 1935 & 1949), dies on this day in history.  

Dec 09   Johnson Grigsby freed after 66 years in jail in the year 1974.  

Dec 10   Helios 1 launched by US, Germany; later makes closest flyby of Sun in the year 1974.  

Dec 10   Paul Richards, actor (Dr Thompson-Breaking Point), dies at 50 on this day in history.  

Dec 11   Reed Hadley, actor (Racket Squad, Public Defender), dies at 63 on this day in history.  

Dec 13   Malta becomes a republic on this day in history.  

Dec 13   Rufe Davis, actor (Floyd Smoot-Petticoat Junction), dies at 66 in the year 1974.  

Dec 14   Walter Lippmann, US journalist (One of Dynasty), dies at 85 in the year 1974.  

Dec 15   On this day in history erich Walter Sternberg, composer, dies at 83  

Dec 16   In the year 1974 kostas Varnalis, writer, dies  

Dec 18   In the year 1974 san Francisco Visitors Center at City Hall opens  

Dec 19   On this day in history nelson A Rockefeller sworn-in as the 41st VP  

Dec 19   Nelson Rockefeller sworn in as American Vice-President on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1974

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1974 birth of juha Lind, NHL forward (Team Finland Oly-Bronze-1998, Dallas)  

Jan 16   Kate Moss, Addiscomb Surrey England, model (Calvin Klein) was born in the year 1974.  

Jan 18   Devon Odessa, actor (Sharon-My So Called Life, Girl of Limberlost) was born in the year 1974.  

Jan 18   On this day in history birth of shane Burton, defensive tackle (Miami Dolphins)  

Jan 18   Michael Tunn, Australian television and radio was born on this day in history.  

Jan 18   On this day in history birth of christian Burns, English musician (BBMak)  

Jan 18   In the year 1974 birth of maulik Pancholy, American actor  

Jan 18   Princess Claire of Belgium was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1974

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1974 tex Ritter, country singer (5 Star Jubilee), dies at 67  

Jan 03   Gino Cervi, actor (Becket, Don Camillo), dies at 72 in the year 1974.  

Jan 04   In the year 1974 karel Janacek, composer, dies at 70  

Jan 05   Roy Bargy, orch leader (Jimmy Durante Show), dies at 79 in the year 1974.  

Jan 06   David Alfaro Siqueiros, Mexican sculptor/muralist, dies at 77 in the year 1974.  

Jan 13   Raoul Jobin, Canadian tenor (b. 1906) died in the year 1974.  

Jan 14   Josef Smrkovsky, Czechoslovakia parliament chairman, dies at 62 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   Karel Salmon, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1974.  

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