What Happened on October 18th, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st NBA game at Market Square Arena - Pacers beat Spurs 129-121
  • Andre van de Louw appointed mayor of Rotterdam

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chicago Bull Nate Thurmond becomes 1st in NBA to complete a quadruple double-22 pts, 14 rebounds, 13 assists & 12 blocks

NBA Forward Nate Thurmond
NBA Forward
Nate Thurmond
  • Wings (Country Hams) release "Walking in the Park with Eloise"

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Svensson, Swedish musician (The Cardigans)
  • Robbie Savage, Welsh footballer
  • Zhou Xun, Quzhou, Zhejiang, Chinese actress and singer (Suzhou River, Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress)