On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Greek monarchy rejected by referendum
  • Irish Republican Socialist Party forms
  • Soyuz 16 returns to Earth

Famous Birthdays

  • Cristian Castro, Mexican singer
  • Nick Zinner, American guitarist (Yeah Yeah Yeahs), born in Massachusetts
  • Paul Staight, Victoria Australia, badminton player (Olympics 1996)