Historical Events In 1974
Friday, 16 April 2021
Jul 29 In the year 1974 cass Elliot, singer (Mamas & Papas), chokes to death in London at 32
Jul 29 In the year 1974 st Louis Card Lou Brock steals his 700th base
Jul 30 House of Reps recommends 3 articles of impeachment of Nixon on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1974 lev Konstantinovich Knipper, composer, dies at 75
Aug 03 Almira Sessions, actress (Okla Annie), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history crawford-Butler Act allows Puerto Ricans to elect own governor
Aug 05 Joan Jett forms her rock group the Runaways in the year 1974.
Aug 06 Explosion &fire destory Great Northern RR yard in Wenatchee, Wash in the year 1974.
Aug 07 On this day in history philippe Petit walks tightrope strung between the twin towers of the World Trade Center
Aug 08 In the year 1974 baldur von Schirach, German author/nazi politician, dies at 67
Aug 08 On this day in history richard Nixon resigns as US President, the first to do so
Aug 09 Gerald Ford becomes the 39th president of the United States on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1974 richard Nixon resigns presidency, VP Gerald Ford becomes 38th pres
Aug 10 In the year 1974 ilona Massey, actress/singer (Ilona Massey Show), dies at 64
Aug 11 In the year 1974 head-on collision between two buses kills 21 (Ankara, Turkey)
Aug 11 Jack Hill, cricketer (3 Tests for Australia 1953-55, 8 wickets), dies on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1974 yankees Mickey Mantle & Whitey Ford become first teammates elected to hall of fame on the same day
Aug 13 Hugo Yarnold, cricketer (Umpire in 3 Tests for England), dies in the year 1974.
Aug 13 The last United States troops leave Vietnam on this day in history.
Aug 14 Congress authorizes US citizens to own gold in the year 1974.
Aug 14 Peace talks in Cyprus break down, and fresh fighting breaks out on this day in history.
Aug 15 Edmund Cobb, actor (Motorcycle Gang), dies at 82 in the year 1974.
Aug 15 In the year 1974 south Korean President Park Chung-Hee escapes assassination
Aug 16 On this day in history karl E Mundt, (Rep/Sen), dies
Aug 17 Aldo Palazzeschi, [Giurlani], Italian writer, dies at 89 on this day in history.
Aug 19 ... Davies, US ambassador on Cyprus, murdered on this day in history.
Aug 20 Ilona Massey, actress (Love HAppy, Holiday in Mexico), dies at 62 in the year 1974.
Aug 22 Jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian, dies at 66 in the year 1974.
Aug 26 In the year 1974 aviator Charles Lindbergh dies in Hawaii at age 72.
Aug 26 Charles Lindbergh, aviator, dies at 72 in the year 1974.
Aug 26 On this day in history soyuz 15 carries 2 cosmonauts to space station Salyut 3
Aug 27 On this day in history haile Selassie, former emperor of Ethiopia, dies in Addis Ababa at age 83.
Aug 28 Soyuz 15 returns to Earth in the year 1974.
Aug 30 On this day in history abraham Schierbeek, Dutch biologist (Leeuwenhoek), dies at 87