What Happened on April 9, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

San Diego Padres owner Ray Kroc, addresses fans "Ladies & gentlemen, I suffer with you I've never seen such stupid baseball playing in my life"

McDonald's Entrepreneur Ray Kroc
McDonald's Entrepreneur
Ray Kroc

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Pichushkin, Russian serial killer
  • Ben Bordelon, tackle (San Diego Chargers)
  • Kevin Mathis, cornerback (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Sharon Pelletier, Madawaska Maine, Miss America-Maine (1996)