On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1974

Historical Events

  • India is dismissed for 42 in 17 overs in 2nd Test defeat to England at Lord's; lowest total in country's Test cricket history; Chris Old 5-21, Geoff Arnold 4-19
  • Kansas City pitcher Steve Busby retires first 9 White Sox to set AL record with 33 consecutive batsmen retired; Royals still lose, 3-1 to Chicago

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Treu, guard/tackle (Oakland Raiders)
  • Carrie Zarse, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois
1974 Highlights

About June 24, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer