What Happened on July 24, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Supreme Court unanimously rules Nixon must turn over Watergate tapes

Famous Birthdays

  • Steve Bornhoeft, LaGrange Ill, American canoeist (alt-Olympics-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Chubbock, newscaster, shoots self on air
  • Ernest Milton, actor (Julius Caesar, Cat Girl), dies at 84

Person of interestPerson of Interest

James Chadwick, English physicist (Nobel 1935), dies at 82

Physicist James Chadwick
James Chadwick