What Happened on November 21, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Birmingham pub bombings: 21 civilians killed when bombs explode at two pubs in Birmingham, England (deadliest attack in England during "the Troubles")
  • Freedom of Information Act passed by Congress over President Ford's veto

Famous Birthdays

  • Casey Patton, boxer (Olympics-96), born in London, Ontario
  • Tremain Mack, strong safety (Cincinnati Bengals)

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Martin, Swiss composer (In Terra Fax), dies at 84