On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1974

Historical Events

  • Billy Martin is 1st AL manager ejected by umpire from 2 games in 1 day
  • Bundy victims Janice Ott and Denise Naslund disappear, Lake Sammamish, Washington

Famous Birthdays

  • David Mitchell, English comedian and actor (Mitchell and Webb, Peep Show), born in Salisbury, England
  • Erick Dampier, NBA center (SF Warriors)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Spaatz, American World War II general and 1st Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force, dies at 83
  • Henri Smajda, Tunis/French publisher (Combat), commits suicide at 77
1974 Highlights

About July 14, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer