What Happened on December 10, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • European Economic Community calls for a European Parliament
  • Helios 1 launched by US, Germany; later makes closest flyby of Sun
  • Space probe Helios 1 launched

Famous Birthdays

  • Meg White, American drummer (The White Stripes)

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Richards, actor (Dr Thompson-Breaking Point), dies at 50