What Happened on July 26, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • France performs nuclear Test at Mururoa atoll
  • USSR's Soyuz fails to dock with Salyut 3

Famous Birthdays

  • Bubba Wells, American NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks), born in Russellville, Kentucky
  • Dan Konopka, American musician (OK Go)
  • Dean Sturridge, English football striker, born in Birmingham, England

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur K Watson, US businessman (IBM), dies at 55