Historical Events on May 17th, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 18th European Cup: Bayern Munich beats Atletico Madrid 4-0 at Brussels
  • Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 15th String quartet
  • The Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)explode four bombs in the Republic of Ireland, killing 33 civilians and wounded a further 300(This is the highest number of casualties in a single incident during "The Troubles")