What Happened on June 9, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Joanne Carner wins LPGA Desert Inn Golf Classic

Music concertMusic Concert

Supergroup Blind Faith's (Eric Clapton, Windwood, Baker) 1st concert

Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Eric Clapton
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Eric Clapton

Famous Birthdays

  • Jana Nejedly, Prague Czech, Canadian tennis player (Olympics-96)
  • Jon Harris, defensive end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Randy Winn, American baseball player
  • Samoth, Norwegian guitarist (Emperor, Zyklon)
  • Tim Shaw, British radio personality

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Miguel Ángel Asturias, Guatemalan novelist (Hombres de Maiz, Nobel 67), journalist and poet, dies at 74

Nobel Prize winning Novelist and Journalist Miguel Ángel Asturias
Nobel Prize winning Novelist and Journalist
Miguel Ángel Asturias
  • Phillip Tead, actor (Lightnin', Fighting Blade), dies at 80