On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1974

Historical Events

  • Veronica & Colin Scargill (England) begin tandem bicycle ride a record 18,020 miles around the world, completed on August 27, 1975

Famous Birthdays

  • Detron Smith, NFL running back (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Divya Bharti, Indian actress who starred in Hindi and Telugu movies in the early 1990s (Shola Aur Shabnam, Deewana), born in Mumbai, Maharastra, India (d. 1993)
  • Tamarick Vanover, NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs)

Famous Deaths

  • Julian Dash, American swing jazz tenor saxophonist, and composer ("Tuxedo Junction"), dies at 67
1974 Highlights

About February 25, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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