What Happened on December 6, 1974

Historical Events

Music Single

George Harrison releases single "Ding Dong, Ding Dong"

Famous Birthdays

  • Arjan Ebbinge, Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen), born in Veendam, Netherlands
Born in 1974

Famous Deaths

  • Nikolay Kuznetsov, Russian naval commander (Admiral of the Fleet during World War II), dies at 70
1974 Highlights

About December 6, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Kung Fu Fighting - Carl Douglas
  • UK #1 Song: You're The First The Last My Everything - Barry White