Historical Events on October 30, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "The Texas Chain Saw Massacre" horror film premieres in Los Angeles

Event of interestEvent of Interest

California Angel Nolan Ryan throws fastest recorded pitch (100.9 MPH)

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan
  • Catfish Hunter is named AL Cy Young Award

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

The Rumble in the Jungle: Muhammad Ali KOs George Foreman in the 8th round in Kinshasa, Zaire

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali