What Happened on April 5, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Last day of Test cricket for Garry Sobers & Rohan Kanhai
  • World Trade Center, then the world's tallest building, opens in New York (110 stories)

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike DuHaney, soccer defender (Olympics-gold-96), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Rick Terry, NFL defensive tackle (NY Jets)
  • Sahaj Ticotin, American musician/producer (Ra)
  • Uhm Tae Woong, South Korean actor

Famous Deaths

  • A. Y. Jackson, Canadian painter (b. 1882)
  • William Hudson, actor (I Led 3 Lives), dies at 49