What Happened on January 8, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • E Wilson Jr's musical "Let My People Come" premieres in NYC
  • Gold hits record $126.50 an ounce in London
  • Loch Ness Monster "photographed"
  • Silver hits record $3.40 an ounce in New York

Famous Birthdays

  • Arjan Blaauw, Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen)
  • Brian Roberson, wide receiver (NY Giants)