On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1974

Historical Events

  • Cardinals' Lou Brock is named Sportsman of the Year

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Former US astronaut John Glenn join the Senate for Ohio

Astronaut and Politician John Glenn
Astronaut and Politician
John Glenn

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcelo Salas, Chilean footballer, born in Temuco, Chile
  • Ryan Seacrest, American television host, born in Dunwoody, Georgia
1974 Highlights

About December 24, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn