What Happened on January 20, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 7th ABA All-Star Game: East 128 beats West 112 at Virginia
  • Essex Comm College beats Englewood Cliffs 210-67 in basketball
  • NFL Pro Bowl: AFC beats NFC 15-13

Famous Birthdays

  • Calvin Harrison, American athlete (Olympic gold medalist), born in Orlando, Florida
  • Rae Carruth, wide receiver (Carolina Panthers)

Famous Deaths

  • Edmund Blunden, British poet/critic, dies at 77