On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1974

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

"All the President's Men" by Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward detailing their Watergate investigation is published by Simon and Schuster in the US

Investigative Reporter Carl Bernstein
Investigative Reporter
Carl Bernstein

Music releaseAlbum Release

"Back Home Again" 8th studio album by John Denver is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1975)

Country Singer John Denver
Country Singer
John Denver
  • "Streak" by Ray Stevens hits #1 on UK pop chart

Sport awardFrench Open Women's Tennis

French Open Women's Tennis: American teenager Chris Evert beats Olga Morozova of Russia 6-1, 6-2 for first of a record 7 French singles titles

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert

Famous Birthdays

  • Scott Tunkin, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)