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Historical Events In 1974

Thursday, 24 September 2020

Dec 19   In the year 1974 the personal computer revolution was launched quietly on this day when the Altair 8800, a do-it-yourself computer kit, went on sale for $397  

Dec 20   Andre Jolivet, French composer (L'eunuque), dies at 69 on this day in history.  

Dec 21   Richard Long, actor (Nanny & Professor), dies at 47 on this day in history.  

Dec 22   Fosco Giachetti, entertainer, dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Dec 22   On this day in history referenda in Comoros-3 islands for independence, 1 stays French  

Dec 22   Sault Ste Marie's Phil Esposito of the Boston Bruins becomes the 6th NHLer to score 500 goals, in a 5-4 win over the Detroit Red Wings on this day in history.  

Dec 24   Cardinals' Lou Brock is named Sportsman of the Year in the year 1974.  

Dec 24   Tilly Losch, actress (Duel in the Sun, Good Earth), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Dec 25   On this day in history cyclone Tracy virtually destroys Darwin Australia  

Dec 26   Jack Benny, comedian (Jack Benny Show), dies at 80 in the year 1974.  

Dec 26   Television and radio comedian Jack Benny dies in Los Angeles at age 80 in the year 1974.  

Dec 27   40th Heisman Trophy Award: Archie Griffin, Ohio State (RB) in the year 1974.  

Dec 27   Amy Vanderbilt, US author (Complete book of etiquette), dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Dec 27   FSLN seizes government hostages at a private Managua party in the year 1974.  

Dec 28   In the year 1974 more than 5,200 people killed in Pakistan earthquake  

Dec 29   Murray Schisgal's "All Over Town," premieres in NYC in the year 1974.  

Dec 31   In the year 1974 gold legal in US, Franklin Mint strikes Panama's Gold 100 balboa coin  

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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 on this day in history.  

Jan 18   In the year 1974 birth of shane Burton, defensive tackle (Miami Dolphins)  

Jan 18   Michael Tunn, Australian television and radio was born in the year 1974.  

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

Jan 18   Maulik Pancholy, American actor was born on this day in history.  

Jan 18   On this day in history birth of princess Claire of Belgium  

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   In the year 1974 gino Cervi, actor (Becket, Don Camillo), dies at 72  

Jan 04   Karel Janacek, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1974 roy Bargy, orch leader (Jimmy Durante Show), dies at 79  

Jan 06   On this day in history david Alfaro Siqueiros, Mexican sculptor/muralist, dies at 77  

Jan 13   On this day in history death of raoul Jobin, Canadian tenor (b. 1906)  

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

Jan 15   On this day in history karel Salmon, composer, dies at 76  

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