On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Seraphim is elected Archbishop of Athens and All Greece.
  • Super Bowl VIII, Rice Stadium, Houston, TX: Miami Dolphins beat Minnesota Vikings, 24-7; MVP: Larry Csonka, Miami, RB

Famous Birthdays

  • Matt Lepsis, NFL tackle (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Sergei Brylin, NHL center (NJ Devils), born in Moscow, Russia

Famous Deaths

  • Raoul Jobin, Canadian tenor (b. 1906)
  • Salvador Novo, Mexican writer and poet, dies at 69