On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1974

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Pontius, American actor and Jackass cast member, born in Pasadena, California
  • Michelle Chandler, Australian basketball point guard (Olymp-bronze-96), born in Geelong, Victoria, Australia
  • Wendell Sailor, Australian rugby league and union footballer, born in Brisbane, Australia

Famous Weddings

  • "The Osmonds" singer Alan Osmond (25) weds Suzanne Pinegar at LDS Temple in Provo, Utah
1974 Highlights

About July 16, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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