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 Whipkey, American pop singer (pcQuest - "Can't You See?"), born in Shawnee, Oklahoma

Mahershala Ali

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


Famous Weddings

Mike Schmidt

MLB player Mike Schmidt (24) weds Donna Wightman

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? 47 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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