On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1974

Historical Events

  • Gold hits record $197 an ounce in Paris
  • The Super Outbreak: 2nd largest tornado outbreak over 24hr period with 148 confirmed tornadoes in 13 US states, killing approximately 315 people and injuring nearly 5,500

Famous Birthdays

  • Wu Jing, Chinese actor and martial artist (Wolf Warrior), born in Beijing, China
1974 Highlights

About April 3, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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