What Happened on June 4, 1974

Historical Events

  • Never repeated 10 cent Beer Night at Cleveland, unruly fans stumble onto field and cause Indians to forfeit the game to Rangers with score tied 5-5 in 9th
  • NFL grants franchise to Seattle Seahawks
  • Saudi Arabia announces that it will increase its participation in Aramco to 60 percent

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Gwynne, British politician
  • Darin Erstad, outfielder (California Angels)
  • James Miller, Australian pole vaulter (Olympics 1996)
  • Johnny Taylor, NBA forward (Orlando Magic)
  • Stefan Lessard, American bassist (Dave Matthews Band), born in Anaheim, California
1974 Highlights

About June 4, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Band On The Run - Paul McCartney And Wings
  • UK #1 Song: Sugar Baby Love - The Rubettes