On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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

Famous Deaths

  • Tilly Losch, Austrian dancer and actress actress (Duel in the Sun, Good Earth), dies at 70