On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1974

Historical Events

  • Sam Thompson, Jim Bottomley, & Jocko Conlan elected to Hall of Fame

Famous Birthdays

  • Derrick Mayes, NFL wide receiver (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Jermaine Dye, American baseball outfielder (Atlanta Braves), born in Oakland, California
  • Magglio Ordóñez, Venezuelan baseball player
  • Tony Delk, NBA guard (SF Warriors)
  • Zack Bronson, safety (San Francisco 49ers)
1974 Highlights

About January 28, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Australia Day (Australia)

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