On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1974

Historical Events

Baseball Record

Nolan Ryan strikes out 19 & walks only 2 as Angels top Red Sox, 4-2

Hall of Fame

Yankees Mickey Mantle & Whitey Ford become 1st teammates inducted to hall of fame on same day

Famous Birthdays

  • Wendy Palmer, American basketball player, WNBA forward (Utah Starzz), born in Timberlake, North Carolina
1974 Highlights

About August 12, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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