On This Day

What Happened on January 4, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Nixon refuses to hand over tapes subpoenaed by Watergate Committee

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Powell, American football defensive end (Indianapolis Colts), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Ian Moor, English singer, born in North Ferriby, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Karel Janeček, Czech composer, dies at 70