What Happened on January 31st, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ariel Pestano, Cuban baseball player
  • Bob Mulder, soccer player (Appingedam, FC Groningen)
  • Lorenzo Styles, NFL linebacker (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Othella Harrington, NBA forward (Houston Rockets)
  • Pavi Sald, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)
  • Tory Toogood, Australian rower (Olympics-96)

Famous Weddings

  • "The Outlaw" actress Jane Russell (52) weds real-estate broker John Calvin People (45) in Santa Barbara, California

Famous Deaths

  • Glenn Morris, olympian/actor (Tarzan's Revenge), dies at 61
  • Harry Baum, actor (Crime & Punishment), dies at 58
  • Paul Haesaerts, Flemish architect/painter (Flandre), dies at 72
  • Roger Pryor, actor (Lady by Choice), dies at 72

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Samuel Goldwyn, Polish/English/US film magnate (MGM), dies of natural causes at 91

Hollywood Mogul Samuel Goldwyn
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Samuel Goldwyn