On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1974

Historical Events

  • World Football League founded

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugues Legault, Canadian 50m swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Kevin Durand, Canadian actor (The Strain), born in Thunder Bay, Canada
  • Nancy Napolski, American sports shooter (Olympics 1996), born in Hinsdale, Idaho

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

US Senator Bill Bradley (30) weds professor Ernestine Schlant

Basketball Player and US Senator Bill Bradley
Basketball Player and US Senator
Bill Bradley

Famous Deaths

  • Josef Smrkovsky, Czechoslovakia parliament chairman, dies at 62
1974 Highlights

About January 14, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Makar Sankranti / Pongal (India)

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn