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

Bill Bradley

US Senator Bill Bradley (30) weds professor Ernestine Schlant

Famous Deaths

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

About January 14, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Makar Sankranti / Pongal (India)

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Show And Tell - Al Wilson
  • UK #1 Song: You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me - New Seekers