Historical Events In 1974
Saturday, 31 October 2020
Jul 29 On this day in history cass Elliot, singer (Mamas & Papas), chokes to death in London at 32
Jul 29 St Louis Card Lou Brock steals his 700th base in the year 1974.
Jul 30 In the year 1974 house of Reps recommends 3 articles of impeachment of Nixon
Jul 30 On this day in history 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 In the year 1974 joan Jett forms her rock group the Runaways
Aug 06 In the year 1974 explosion &fire destory Great Northern RR yard in Wenatchee, Wash
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 Richard Nixon resigns as US President, the first to do so in the year 1974.
Aug 09 On this day in history gerald Ford becomes the 39th president of the United States
Aug 09 Richard Nixon resigns presidency, VP Gerald Ford becomes 38th pres in the year 1974.
Aug 10 On this day in history ilona Massey, actress/singer (Ilona Massey Show), dies at 64
Aug 11 Head-on collision between two buses kills 21 (Ankara, Turkey) on this day in history.
Aug 11 Jack Hill, cricketer (3 Tests for Australia 1953-55, 8 wickets), dies in the year 1974.
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 In the year 1974 hugo Yarnold, cricketer (Umpire in 3 Tests for England), dies
Aug 13 On this day in history the last United States troops leave Vietnam
Aug 14 On this day in history congress authorizes US citizens to own gold
Aug 14 In the year 1974 peace talks in Cyprus break down, and fresh fighting breaks out
Aug 15 Edmund Cobb, actor (Motorcycle Gang), dies at 82 in the year 1974.
Aug 15 South Korean President Park Chung-Hee escapes assassination on this day in history.
Aug 16 Karl E Mundt, (Rep/Sen), dies in the year 1974.
Aug 17 Aldo Palazzeschi, [Giurlani], Italian writer, dies at 89 on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1974 ... Davies, US ambassador on Cyprus, murdered
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 On this day in history aviator Charles Lindbergh dies in Hawaii at age 72.
Aug 26 In the year 1974 charles Lindbergh, aviator, dies at 72
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 In the year 1974 soyuz 15 returns to Earth
Aug 30 In the year 1974 abraham Schierbeek, Dutch biologist (Leeuwenhoek), dies at 87