On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1974

Historical Events

  • Atje Keulen-Deelstra becomes world champ all-round skater
  • Pakistan officially recognizes Bangladesh

Famous Birthdays

  • Bonnie Somerville, American actress and singer
  • Chad Hugo, American musician and producer (The Neptunes)
  • Jeremy Laster, American water polo driver (Olympics 1996),born in Fullerton, California
  • Mike Lowell, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • Simeon Rice, American NFL defensive end (Super Bowl 2002, Tampa Bay Buccaneers; 3-time Pro Bowl), born in Chicago, Illinois
1974 Highlights

About February 24, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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