What Happened on April 10, 1974

Historical Events

  • American Boccaccio Association forms

Event of Interest

Golda Meir resigns as Israel's Prime Minister


1974 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Greitens, American politician, Governor of Missouri (2017-18), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Helen Jane Long, British pianist and contemporary classical and film score composer (Embers; Vessel of Light), born in Hampshire, England
  • Petros Passalis, Greek footballer (Olympiakos), born in Giannitsa, Greece
Born in 1974

Famous Deaths

  • Patricia Collinge, dies at 81
  • Roger Bastide, French sociologist study of Afro-Brazilian and Afro-Caribbean religions, dies at 76

About April 10, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Bennie And The Jets - Elton John
  • UK #1 Song: Seasons In The Sun - Terry Jacks