On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1974

Historical Events

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup Final, Olympiastadion, Munich, Germany: Striker Gerd Müller scores 43rd minute winner as West Germany beats the Netherlands, 2-1

  • Milwaukee's Don Money sets MLB record for consecutive errorless games at 3rd base (78) in Brewers 8-5 win v Twins
  • New Zealand imposes a blanket ban on sports teams from South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Patrick Lalime, Canadian NHL goalie (Pitts Penguins), born in Saint-Bonaventure, California
1974 Highlights

About July 7, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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