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 winger (16 Tests; Brisbane Broncos, St. George RLFC) and rugby union wing (37 Tests, Queensland Reds), born in Brisbane, Australia
Born in 1974

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? 48 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rock Your Baby - George McCrae
  • UK #1 Song: She - Charles Aznavour