Historical Events on November 16th, 1974

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st intentional interstellar radio message sent, Arecibo telescope towards M 41, a cluster of stars some 25,000 light years away
  • ABBA begin their first tour of Europe - their first tour outside of Sweden

Music release#1 in the Charts

John Lennon's only solo #1 "Whatever Gets You Through the Night"

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
  • Milwaukee Bucks lose their 11th straight NBA game (team record)