What Happened on December 17, 1974

Famous Birthdays

  • Giovonni Ribisi, actor (Cory-My 2 Dads, New Leave it To Beaver)
  • Jeffrey "Duff" Goldman, American cake designer, TV personality (Ace of Cakes) and chef, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Sam Loeffler, American rock drummer (Chevelle - "The Red"; "Jar"), born in Grayslake, Illinois

Sarah PaulsonSarah Paulson (48 years old)

American actress (Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip; American Horror Story), born in Tampa, Florida

1974 Highlights

About December 17, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Cat's In The Cradle - Harry Chapin
  • UK #1 Song: Lonely This Christmas - Mud