On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1974

Famous Birthdays

  • Fanis Katergiannakis, Greek footballer
  • Jevon Langford, defensive end (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Kathy McCormack, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympic silver 1998)
  • Kimberly Dawn Whipany, Oklahoma, rocker (PC Quest-Can You See)

Person of interestMahershala Ali

Mahershala Ali [Mahershalalhashbaz George], American actor (Moonlight, Green Book), born in Oakland, California

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

MLB player Mike Schmidt (24) weds Donna Wightman

MLB Third Baseman Mike Schmidt
MLB Third Baseman
Mike Schmidt

Famous Deaths

  • John Garand, Canadian rifle engineer and manufacturer (b. 1888)
1974 Highlights

About February 16, 1974

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius