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