What Happened on December 13, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Jim "Catfish" Hunter wins free agent claim against A's owner Finley
  • Malta becomes a republic

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Lewis, CFL safety (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Nicholas McCarthy, English guitarist (Franz Ferdinand)
  • Sara Cox, English TV and radio presenter

Famous Deaths

  • Rufe Davis, actor (Floyd Smoot-Petticoat Junction), dies at 66