On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1974

Historical Events

  • Kuala Lumpur is declared a Federal Territory.

Famous Birthdays

  • David Meca, Spanish open water swimmer (World C'ship gold 10k 2000, 25k 2005), born in Sabadell, Spain
  • Jennifer Lien, American actress (Hannah Moore-Another World), born in Palos Heights, Illinois
  • Roberto Heras, Spanish road cyclist (Vuelta a España 2000, 03, 04, 05 record), born in Béjar, Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Lynda Ann Healy, 1st Bundy murder victim, abducted in Seattle at 22
1974 Highlights

About February 1, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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