What Happened on September 10, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Controversial TV drama "Born Innocent" premieres on US NBC tv, starring Linda Blair as an abused teen in a juvenile detention home
  • Lou Brock ties (104) & then sets (105) baseball stolen base mark
  • Portugal recognizes independence of Rep of Guinea-Bissau
  • Teuvo Louhivouri sets cycling distance record of 515.8 mi in 24 hrs

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Wallace, NBA forward (Wash Wizards)
  • Jill Chartier, Miss Oregon USA (1996)
  • Ryan Phillippe, American actor
  • Sandra Cacic, tennis star, born in Joliet, Illinois