Historical Events In 1974
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Jan 20 7th ABA All-Star Game East 128 beats West 112 at Virginia on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history 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 Leon Lontoc, actor (Henry-Burke's Law), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jan 23 The first edition of women's magazine "Story" on this day in history.
Jan 25 Bülent Ecevit forms government in Turkey in the year 1974.
Jan 25 In the year 1974 christian Barnard transplants first human heart without removal of old
Jan 25 Dr Christian Barnard performs a heart transplant, leaving the original heart in place on this day in history.
Jan 25 Start of major flooding in Brisbane in which 13 die in the year 1974.
Jan 26 On this day in history s v Vegesack, writer, dies at 85
Jan 27 Georgios Grivas, Greek gen/oppos leader on Cyprus (EOKA), dies at 75 in the year 1974.
Jan 28 In the year 1974 dino Buzzati, writer, dies at 67
Jan 29 On this day in history 27th NHL All-Star Game: West beat East 6-4 at Chicago
Jan 30 Bill Whitty, cricketer (37 wkts v South Africa 1910-11 series), dies on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakstan/Semipalatinsk USSR
Jan 31 Glenn Morris, olympian/actor (Tarzan's Revenge), dies at 61 in the year 1974.
Feb 01 In the year 1974 "Good Times" (spinoff from "Maude") premieres on CBS TV
Feb 01 On this day in history lynda Ann Healy, 1st Bundy murder victim, abducted in Seattle
Feb 02 On this day in history barbra Streisand's first #1 hit, "The Way We Were"
Feb 02 In the year 1974 jean Absil, Belgian composer (Benedictions), dies at 80
Feb 02 Pope Paul VI encyclical "To Honor Mary" on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1974 benzine rationing ends in Netherlands
Feb 04 On this day in history chimpanzee Nim Chimsky signs his first word, at 2½ months
Feb 04 Gas rationing ends in Netherlands in the year 1974.
Feb 04 In the year 1974 mihail Andricu, composer, dies at 79
Feb 04 Patricia Hearst (19), daughter of publisher Randolph Hearst kidnapped by Symbionese Liberation Army on this day in history.
Feb 05 British miner's strike in the year 1974.
Feb 05 In the year 1974 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 US Mariner 10 returns first close-up photos of Venus' cloud structure in the year 1974.
Feb 06 On this day in history dutch speed limit set at 100 km due to oil crisis
Feb 06 In the year 1974 uS House of Representatives begins determining grounds for impeachment of Nixon
Feb 07 Arline Judge, actress (Age of Consent), dies at 61 on this day in history.