Historical Events In 1974
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Mar 08 Christian van Geel, Dutch poet/sculptor (Spinroc), dies at 56 in the year 1974.
Mar 09 On this day in history earl W Sutherland Jr, US pharmacologist (Nobel 1971), dies at 58
Mar 09 In the year 1974 last Japanese soldier, a guerrilla operating in Philippines, surrenders, 29 years after World War II ended
Mar 10 Christian Democrats win Belgium parliamentary election on this day in history.
Mar 10 June Harrison, actress (Land of the Lawless), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Mar 10 On this day in history lawrence Rowe completes 302 vs England Bridgetown, 36 fours 1 six
Mar 11 In the year 1974 mount Etna in Sicily erupts
Mar 11 In the year 1974 rhino Store gives people 5¢ to take home Danny Bonaduce's Album
Mar 12 Billy Fox, Protestant Dublin MP, assassinated on this day in history.
Mar 12 Bundy victim Donna Manson disappears, Evergreen SC, Olympia WA in the year 1974.
Mar 13 Charles de Gaulle Airport opens near Paris France in the year 1974.
Mar 13 Glenn Turner scores twin tons for New Zealand's first win against Australia in the year 1974.
Mar 13 Howard St John, actor (Investigator, Dr Lewis-Hank), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Mar 14 Quebec to make French the official language of the province in the year 1974.
Mar 15 Brazilian President Garastazu Médici resigns on this day in history.
Mar 16 In the year 1974 the first performance at new Grand Ole Opry House at Opryland in Nashville
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 In the year 1974 carroll Nye, actress (Lawless Woman), dies at 72
Mar 18 In the year 1974 david C Imboden, actor (King of Kings), dies at 87
Mar 18 On this day in history most Arab oil producing nations end embargo against US
Mar 19 Anne Klien, fashion designer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history jefferson Starship begins their first tour
Mar 19 On this day in history quebec brings in free dental care for all children under eight in the province
Mar 20 On this day in history 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 Attempt made to kidnap Princess Anne in London's Pall Mall in the year 1974.
Mar 21 In the year 1974 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 36th NCAA Mens Basketball Championship: NC State beats Marquette 76-64 in the year 1974.
Mar 24 On this day in history doris Deane, dies at 74
Mar 24 On this day in history uganda crushes coup attempt against President Idi Amin following machine-gun and mortar battle with rebels.
Mar 25 On this day in history barbra Streisand records the album "Butterfly"
Mar 25 In the year 1974 otto Waldis, actor (Unknown World, Whip Hand), dies at 72
Mar 26 George Foreman TKOs Ken Norton in 2 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1974.