On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • The Provisional Irish Republican Army bombs the Houses of Parliament in London, injuring 11 people and causing extensive damage

Famous Birthdays

  • Evangelia Psarra, Greek archer, born in Thessaloniki, Greece

Famous Deaths

  • Pamela Britton, actress (Blondie, My Favorite Martian), dies at 50
  • Yadavendra Singh, cricketer (Yuvraj of Patiala, Test for India), dies