What Happened on December 4, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Dutch DC-8 charter crashes in Sri Lanka killing 191 Muslim pilgrims

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jean-Paul Sartre visits Red Army Faction leader Andreas Baader in prison


Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Anke Huber, German tennis star (1996 finalist Australian), born in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Tennis Player Anke Huber
Tennis Player
Anke Huber
  • Tadahito Iguchi, Japanese baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Lee Kinsolving, actor (Explosive Generation), dies at 36