What Happened on May 6, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • A's pitcher Paul Lindblad makes an errant throw in 1st inning of 6-3 loss to Balt ends his record streak of 385 consecutive errorless games
  • Bundy victim Roberta Parks disappears from OSU, Corvallis, Ore
  • Smallest attendance at Phila's Veterans Stadium (4,149)
  • Stolen "Guitar Player" painting by Jan Vermeer found in London
  • West German Chancellor Willy Brandt resigns

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Actress Maggie Smith (39) divorces actor Robert Stephens (42) after 6 years of marriage

Actress Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith