Historical Events In 1974
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Mar 08 Christian van Geel, Dutch poet/sculptor (Spinroc), dies at 56 in the year 1974.
Mar 09 Earl W Sutherland Jr, US pharmacologist (Nobel 1971), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Mar 09 Last Japanese soldier, a guerrilla operating in Philippines, surrenders, 29 years after World War II ended on this day in history.
Mar 10 In the year 1974 christian Democrats win Belgium parliamentary election
Mar 10 June Harrison, actress (Land of the Lawless), dies at 48 in the year 1974.
Mar 10 In the year 1974 lawrence Rowe completes 302 vs England Bridgetown, 36 fours 1 six
Mar 11 Mount Etna in Sicily erupts in the year 1974.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1974 charles de Gaulle Airport opens near Paris France
Mar 13 On this day in history glenn Turner scores twin tons for New Zealand's first win against Australia
Mar 13 In the year 1974 howard St John, actor (Investigator, Dr Lewis-Hank), dies at 68
Mar 14 Quebec to make French the official language of the province in the year 1974.
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 in the year 1974.
Mar 17 Carroll Nye, actress (Lawless Woman), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Mar 18 David C Imboden, actor (King of Kings), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Mar 18 Most Arab oil producing nations end embargo against US on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1974 anne Klien, fashion designer, dies at 51
Mar 19 On this day in history jefferson Starship begins their first tour
Mar 19 In the year 1974 quebec brings in free dental care for all children under eight in the province
Mar 20 In the year 1974 chet Huntley, newscaster (NBC Huntley-Brinkley Report), dies at 62
Mar 20 On this day in history hydro Quebec workers on James Bay project riot; destroy millions of dollars of equipment; project closes down
Mar 21 On this day in history attempt made to kidnap Princess Anne in London's Pall Mall
Mar 21 On this day in history candy Darling, [James Slattery], female impersonator, dies
Mar 22 In the year 1974 peter Revson, US race car driver (Indianapolis 500), dies at 35
Mar 24 On this day in history 36th NCAA Mens Basketball Championship: NC State beats Marquette 76-64
Mar 24 On this day in history 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 In the year 1974 barbra Streisand records the album "Butterfly"
Mar 25 Otto Waldis, actor (Unknown World, Whip Hand), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Mar 26 George Foreman TKOs Ken Norton in 2 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1974.