What Happened on July 9, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Pierre Trudeau's Liberal Party wins Canadian parliamentary election

Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Pierre Trudeau

Famous Birthdays

  • Nikola Sarcevic, Swedish bassist and singer (Millencolin)
  • Sian Berry, British politician

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Earl Warren, governor of California/Supreme court justice (1953-68), dies at 83

Jurist and Governor of California Earl Warren
Jurist and Governor of California
Earl Warren
  • Sonia Gaskell, Russian/Neth choreographer (Diaghilev), dies at 70
  • Ted Bowley, cricketer (England batsman in 5 Tests 1929-30), dies