What Happened on September 19, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • -20] Hurricane Fifi hits coast of Honduras; about 5,000 die

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The KGB begin a large-scale operation to discredit Russian novelist Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and cut his communications with Soviet dissidents

Writer and Nobel Laureate Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Writer and Nobel Laureate
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jimmy Fallon, American actor and comedian, born in NYC, New York

Comedian and TV Host Jimmy Fallon
Comedian and TV Host
Jimmy Fallon
  • Victoria Silverstedt, Skelleftehamn, Västerbottens län, Swedish model (1997 Playmate of the Year)

Famous Deaths

  • Eve March, actress (Adam's Rib, Danny Boy), dies at 63