Historical Events In 1974
Saturday, 23 October 2021
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 In the year 1974 jan Arends, Dutch poet/author, dies at 48
Jan 21 Silver hits record $3.97 an ounce in London in the year 1974.
Jan 22 Leon Lontoc, actor (Henry-Burke's Law), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1974 the first edition of women's magazine "Story"
Jan 25 Bülent Ecevit forms government in Turkey in the year 1974.
Jan 25 Christian Barnard transplants first human heart without removal of old on this day in history.
Jan 25 Dr Christian Barnard performs a heart transplant, leaving the original heart in place in the year 1974.
Jan 25 In the year 1974 start of major flooding in Brisbane in which 13 die
Jan 26 On this day in history s v Vegesack, writer, dies at 85
Jan 27 On this day in history georgios Grivas, Greek gen/oppos leader on Cyprus (EOKA), dies at 75
Jan 28 Dino Buzzati, writer, dies at 67 in the year 1974.
Jan 29 In the year 1974 27th NHL All-Star Game: West beat East 6-4 at Chicago
Jan 30 In the year 1974 bill Whitty, cricketer (37 wkts v South Africa 1910-11 series), dies
Jan 30 In the year 1974 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakstan/Semipalatinsk USSR
Jan 31 Glenn Morris, olympian/actor (Tarzan's Revenge), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Feb 01 "Good Times" (spinoff from "Maude") premieres on CBS TV in the year 1974.
Feb 01 Lynda Ann Healy, 1st Bundy murder victim, abducted in Seattle on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1974 barbra Streisand's first #1 hit, "The Way We Were"
Feb 02 Jean Absil, Belgian composer (Benedictions), dies at 80 in the year 1974.
Feb 02 In the year 1974 pope Paul VI encyclical "To Honor Mary"
Feb 04 On this day in history benzine rationing ends in Netherlands
Feb 04 In the year 1974 chimpanzee Nim Chimsky signs his first word, at 2½ months
Feb 04 Gas rationing ends in Netherlands in the year 1974.
Feb 04 Mihail Andricu, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
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 Mats Wermelin, Sweden, scores all points in 272-0 basketball win on this day in history.
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 Arline Judge, actress (Age of Consent), dies at 61 in the year 1974.