On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1974

Historical Events

  • Mike Marshall goes 9-0 with 3 saves in 20 appearances in 30 days

Famous Birthdays

  • La'Roi Glover, American football player, born in San Diego, California

Famous Weddings

Barry White

Singer Barry White (29) weds R&B singer Glodean James at a private ceremony in Las Vegas, Nevada

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Bull, Norwegian writer (Norsk literature historian), dies at 86
  • Mohammed SA al-Hoesseini, Mufti of Jerusalem/pres Com Palestine, dies
1974 Highlights

About July 4, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Independence Day (United States)

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