What Happened on August 16, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Music concertMusic Concert

Ramones concert debut (NYC's CBGBs)

Guitarist Johnny Ramone
Guitarist
Johnny Ramone

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Chiu, CFL defensive tackle (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Iv├ín Hurtado, Ecuadorian footballer
  • Krizstina Egerszegi, Hungarian backstroke swimmer (100/200m WR)
  • Roger Cedeno, Valencia Edo Venezuela, outfielder (LA Dodgers)
  • Ryan Longwell, NFL kicker (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)

Famous Deaths

  • Karl E Mundt, (Rep/Sen), dies