What Happened on December 2, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Cowhide, rather than just horsehide, can be used to make baseballs
  • Giant Baba beats Jack Brisco in Kagoshimi, to become NWA champ
  • Soyuz 16 launched into Earth orbit for 6 days

Famous Deaths

  • Max Weber, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1897)
  • Sofie-Carmen Eckhardt-Gramatte, composer, dies at 72