What Happened on January 25, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Christian Barnard transplants 1st human heart without removal of old

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ray Kroc, CEO of McDonald's buys San Diego Padres baseball team for $12 million

McDonald's Entrepreneur Ray Kroc
McDonald's Entrepreneur
Ray Kroc

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Meadows, offensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Daniel Sproule, Australian field hockey halfback (Olympics-96)
  • Jonathan Bryan Colling, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Robert Budreau, Canadian film director