What Happened on August 12, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Nolan Ryan strikes out 19 & walks only 2 as Angels top Red Sox, 4-2

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Yankees Mickey Mantle & Whitey Ford become 1st team mates inducted to hall of fame on same day

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle
MLB Pitcher Whitey Ford
MLB Pitcher
Whitey Ford

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Pucher, hockey forward (Team Slovakia 1998)
  • Wendy Palmer, WNBA forward (Utah Starzz)