What Happened on January 20, 1974

Historical Events

  • 24th NFL Pro Bowl, Arrowhead Stadium, KC, Missouri: AFC beats NFC, 15-13; MVP: Garo Yepremian, Miami Dolphins, PK
  • 7th ABA All-Star Game: East 128 beats West 112 at Virginia
  • Essex Comm College beats Englewood Cliffs 210-67 in basketball

Famous Birthdays

  • Calvin Harrison, American athlete (Olympic gold medalist), born in Orlando, Florida
  • Rae Carruth, American football wide receiver (Carolina Panthers), born in Sacramento, California

Famous Deaths

  • Edmund Blunden, English poet and critic (Undertones of War), dies at 77
1974 Highlights

About January 20, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 49 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You're Sixteen - Ringo Starr
  • UK #1 Song: Tiger Feet - Mud