What Happened on December 29, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • AFC Championship Game: Pittsburgh Steelers beat Oakland Raiders 24-13
  • Murray Schisgal's "All Over Town" premieres in NYC
  • NFC Championship Game: Minnesota Vikings beat Los Angeles Rams 14-10

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Hodge, cricketer (promising Victorian middle-order batsman)
  • James Darling, linebacker (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Mekhi Phifer, American actor
  • Richmond "Richie" Sexson, American baseball player, born in Portland, Oregon
  • Tom Knight, cornerback (Arizona Cardinals)