On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1974

Historical Events

  • House Judiciary Committee releases evidence on Watergate inquiry
  • World Football League plays 1st games

Famous Birthdays

  • André Ooijer, Dutch soccer defender (55 caps; PSV, Blackburn Rovers), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Hermann Hreiðarsson, Icelandic footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Pär Lagerkvist, Swedish writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1891)
1974 Highlights

About July 11, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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