What Happened on August 6, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 6th time Phils get just 1 assist in game; no other team did it twice
  • Explosion & fire destory Great Northern RR yard in Wenatchee, Wash

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Voinea, Focsani Romania, tennis star (1995 Malta)
  • Alvin Williams, NBA guard (Portland Trailblazers)
  • Bobby Petta, soccer player (Feyenoord, RKC)
  • Ever Carradine, American actress
  • Nelson Vargas, Holoyoke Mass, soccer forward (Olympics-gold-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Gene Ammons, American jazz saxophonist (b. 1925)