Historical Events In 1974
Monday, 19 April 2021
Mar 08 Christian van Geel, Dutch poet/sculptor (Spinroc), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Mar 09 Earl W Sutherland Jr, US pharmacologist (Nobel 1971), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1974 last Japanese soldier, a guerrilla operating in Philippines, surrenders, 29 years after World War II ended
Mar 10 Christian Democrats win Belgium parliamentary election in the year 1974.
Mar 10 June Harrison, actress (Land of the Lawless), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Mar 10 Lawrence Rowe completes 302 vs England Bridgetown, 36 fours 1 six in the year 1974.
Mar 11 Mount Etna in Sicily erupts on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1974 rhino Store gives people 5¢ to take home Danny Bonaduce's Album
Mar 12 On this day in history billy Fox, Protestant Dublin MP, assassinated
Mar 12 Bundy victim Donna Manson disappears, Evergreen SC, Olympia WA in the year 1974.
Mar 13 Charles de Gaulle Airport opens near Paris France in the year 1974.
Mar 13 Glenn Turner scores twin tons for New Zealand's first win against Australia in the year 1974.
Mar 13 Howard St John, actor (Investigator, Dr Lewis-Hank), dies at 68 in the year 1974.
Mar 14 In the year 1974 quebec to make French the official language of the province
Mar 15 In the year 1974 brazilian President Garastazu Médici resigns
Mar 16 The first performance at new Grand Ole Opry House at Opryland in Nashville on this day in history.
Mar 17 A CP Rail freight train hits a rock slide and derails at Spences Bridge, BC killing two crew members. This lead to the eventual installation of ditch lights on Canadian trains on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1974 carroll Nye, actress (Lawless Woman), dies at 72
Mar 18 On this day in history david C Imboden, actor (King of Kings), dies at 87
Mar 18 Most Arab oil producing nations end embargo against US in the year 1974.
Mar 19 On this day in history anne Klien, fashion designer, dies at 51
Mar 19 In the year 1974 jefferson Starship begins their first tour
Mar 19 Quebec brings in free dental care for all children under eight in the province in the year 1974.
Mar 20 On this day in history chet Huntley, newscaster (NBC Huntley-Brinkley Report), dies at 62
Mar 20 Hydro Quebec workers on James Bay project riot; destroy millions of dollars of equipment; project closes down on this day in history.
Mar 21 Attempt made to kidnap Princess Anne in London's Pall Mall on this day in history.
Mar 21 On this day in history candy Darling, [James Slattery], female impersonator, dies
Mar 22 Peter Revson, US race car driver (Indianapolis 500), dies at 35 in the year 1974.
Mar 24 On this day in history 36th NCAA Mens Basketball Championship: NC State beats Marquette 76-64
Mar 24 In the year 1974 doris Deane, dies at 74
Mar 24 Uganda crushes coup attempt against President Idi Amin following machine-gun and mortar battle with rebels in the year 1974.
Mar 25 On this day in history barbra Streisand records the album "Butterfly"
Mar 25 In the year 1974 otto Waldis, actor (Unknown World, Whip Hand), dies at 72
Mar 26 In the year 1974 george Foreman TKOs Ken Norton in 2 for heavyweight boxing title