Historical Events In 1974
Thursday, 17 October 2019
Jan 01 World Population Year begins in the year 1974.
Jan 02 In the year 1974 tex Ritter, country singer (5 Star Jubilee), dies at 67
Jan 02 On this day in history u.S. President Nixon signs into law a national highway speed limit of 55 miles per hour.
Jan 02 In the year 1974 worst fire in Argentine history destroys 1.2 million acres
Jan 03 In the year 1974 arias Navarro succeeds Carrero Blanco as premier of Spain
Jan 03 In the year 1974 burma accepts its constitution
Jan 03 On this day in history gino Cervi, actor (Becket, Don Camillo), dies at 72
Jan 03 Gold hits record $121.25 an ounce in London on this day in history.
Jan 04 Karel Janacek, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jan 04 Nixon refuses to hand over tapes subpoenaed by Watergate Committee in the year 1974.
Jan 04 In the year 1974 president Nixon refuses to hand over documents and tape recordings subpoenaed by the Senate Watergate Committee.
Jan 05 In the year 1974 raul Julia appears on Bob Newhart Show in "Oh, Brother"
Jan 05 In the year 1974 roy Bargy, orch leader (Jimmy Durante Show), dies at 79
Jan 06 In the year 1974 "CBS Mystery Theater," premieres on radio
Jan 06 David Alfaro Siqueiros, Mexican sculptor/muralist, dies at 77 in the year 1974.
Jan 06 On this day in history england begins 3 day work week during mine strike
Jan 07 On this day in history dutch government rations gasoline
Jan 08 Gold hits record $126.50 an ounce in London on this day in history.
Jan 08 Loch Ness Monster photographed? in the year 1974.
Jan 08 In the year 1974 silver hits record $3.40 an ounce in New York
Jan 11 ABC airs final episode of "Love, American Style" on this day in history.
Jan 12 "Joker" by Steve Miller Band peaks at #1 on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1974 libya &Tunisia announces they are merging as "Islamic Arab Republic"
Jan 14 Josef Smrkovsky, Czechoslovakia parliament chairman, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 15 "Happy Days" begins an 11 year run on ABC on this day in history.
Jan 15 Expert panel reports 18˝-m gap in Watergate tape, 5 separate erasures in the year 1974.
Jan 15 In the year 1974 karel Salmon, composer, dies at 76
Jan 16 "Jaws" by Peter Benchley is published on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history l A Landslide kills 9, Canyonville OR
Jan 18 In the year 1974 "The $6 Million Man" starring Lee Majors premieres on ABC TV
Jan 18 Israel & Egypt sign weapons accord in the year 1974.
Jan 18 The Secretary officially named the Navy's fourth nuclear-powered carrier the Carl Vinson on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1974 belgium government of Leburton falls
Jan 20 In the year 1974 4th NFL Pro Bowl AFC beats NFC 15-13