On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Agustín Pichot, Argentine rugby player, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Brimstone, American professional wrestler, born in Mineola, New York
  • Stefano Verderi, Italian guitarist (Le Vibrazioni), born in Milan, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Jacob Bronowski, Polish-born British mathematician and science writer best known as the presenter of the BBC television series, The Ascent of Man, dies of a heart attack at 66