Historical Events In 1974
Monday, 19 April 2021
Jan 20 In the year 1974 7th ABA All-Star Game East 128 beats West 112 at Virginia
Jan 20 In the year 1974 edmund Blunden, British poet/critic, dies at 77
Jan 21 Jan Arends, Dutch poet/author, dies at 48 on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1974 silver hits record $3.97 an ounce in London
Jan 22 In the year 1974 leon Lontoc, actor (Henry-Burke's Law), dies at 64
Jan 23 In the year 1974 the first edition of women's magazine "Story"
Jan 25 In the year 1974 bülent Ecevit forms government in Turkey
Jan 25 Christian Barnard transplants first human heart without removal of old on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history dr Christian Barnard performs a heart transplant, leaving the original heart in place
Jan 25 On this day in history start of major flooding in Brisbane in which 13 die
Jan 26 S v Vegesack, writer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Jan 27 Georgios Grivas, Greek gen/oppos leader on Cyprus (EOKA), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jan 28 Dino Buzzati, writer, dies at 67 in the year 1974.
Jan 29 27th NHL All-Star Game: West beat East 6-4 at Chicago in the year 1974.
Jan 30 Bill Whitty, cricketer (37 wkts v South Africa 1910-11 series), dies on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1974 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakstan/Semipalatinsk USSR
Jan 31 On this day in history glenn Morris, olympian/actor (Tarzan's Revenge), dies at 61
Feb 01 "Good Times" (spinoff from "Maude") premieres on CBS TV on this day in history.
Feb 01 Lynda Ann Healy, 1st Bundy murder victim, abducted in Seattle on this day in history.
Feb 02 Barbra Streisand's first #1 hit, "The Way We Were" in the year 1974.
Feb 02 Jean Absil, Belgian composer (Benedictions), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history pope Paul VI encyclical "To Honor Mary"
Feb 04 Benzine rationing ends in Netherlands in the year 1974.
Feb 04 Chimpanzee Nim Chimsky signs his first word, at 2½ months in the year 1974.
Feb 04 In the year 1974 gas rationing ends in Netherlands
Feb 04 In the year 1974 mihail Andricu, composer, dies at 79
Feb 04 On this day in history patricia Hearst (19), daughter of publisher Randolph Hearst kidnapped by Symbionese Liberation Army
Feb 05 British miner's strike on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history mats Wermelin, Sweden, scores all points in 272-0 basketball win
Feb 05 Maximum speed on Autobahn reduced to 100 kph in the year 1974.
Feb 05 On this day in history uS Mariner 10 returns first close-up photos of Venus' cloud structure
Feb 06 Dutch speed limit set at 100 km due to oil crisis on this day in history.
Feb 06 US House of Representatives begins determining grounds for impeachment of Nixon on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1974 arline Judge, actress (Age of Consent), dies at 61