On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1974

Historical Events

US Masters Golf

38th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Gary Player wins the 2nd of his 3 Masters titles, 2 strokes ahead of Dave Stockton and Tom Weiskopf

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Allen Lambert, American volleyball opposite hitter (Olympics 1996), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Shawntae Harris, American rapper, born in Joliet, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Al Morgan, American jazz double-bassist (Cab Calloway; Fats Waller; Louis Jordan), dies at 65
1974 Highlights

About April 14, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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