What Happened on January 18, 1974

Historical Events

  • "$6 Million Man" starring Lee Majors premieres on ABC TV
  • Israel & Egypt sign weapons accord

Famous Birthdays

  • Christian Burns, British rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (BBMak), born in Liverpool, England
  • Devon Odessa, American actress (Sharon-My So Called Life, Girl of Limberlost), born in Parkersburg, West Virginia
  • Maulik Pancholy, American actor, born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Michael Tunn, Australian radio announcer & television presenter, born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Princess Claire of Belgium, British-Belgian land surveyor, born in Bath, United Kingdom

Famous Weddings

1974 Highlights

About January 18, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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