On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1974

Historical Events

  • Mali adopts constitution
  • Malta's constitution goes into effect

Famous Birthdays

  • Gata Kamsky, American chess player
  • Matt Serra, American mixed martial ar
  • Tammy Holmes, female outfielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Berkeley, California

Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Lunn, British skier (created the modern Alpine slalom race), dies at 86
  • Elliott Sullivan, American actor (The Persuaders!, Fury Below, Sergeant), dies from a heart attack at 66
  • Hiroshi Kazato, Japanese racing driver, dies at 25
  • Waldemar F Eric Marx, cricketer (3 Tests South Africa v Aust 1921-22), dies
1974 Highlights

About June 2, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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