On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Pitching in MLB-record 13th consecutive game for the LA Dodgers, Mike Marshall saves Tommy John's 4-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds
  • Soyuz 14 carries 2 cosmonauts to space station Salyut 3

Famous Birthdays

  • Jamie Feick, NBA forward (Milwaukee Bucks)

Famous Deaths

  • John Crowe Ransom, American poet and critic (God Without Thunder), dies at 86