What Happened on March 29, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chinese farmers discover the Terracotta Army near Xi'an, 8,000 clay warrior statues buried to guard tomb of China's 1st emperor Qin Shi Huang

First Emperor of the Qin dynasty Qin Shi Huang
First Emperor of the Qin dynasty
Qin Shi Huang
  • Mariner 10's, 1st fly-by of Mercury, returns photos

Famous Birthdays

  • Kristoffer Cusick, American actor
  • Marc GenĂ©, Spanish racing car driver

Famous Deaths

  • Seton I Miller, writer, dies at 71