What Happened on August 8, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Richard Nixon announces he'll resign his office 12PM Aug 9

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrei Mezin, NHL goaltender (Team Belarus, Oly-98)
  • Andy Priaulx, British race car driver
  • Scott D'Amore, Canadian professional wrestler and manager

Famous Deaths

  • Baldur von Schirach, German author/nazi politician, dies at 67