On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1974

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Lane, running back (NY Giants)
  • John Hall, kicker (NY Jets)
  • Marisa Coughlan, American actress
  • Mark Dolan, TV show host

Famous Deaths

  • Louis I Kahn, Estonia/US architect, dies at about 73
  • [Robert] Carroll Nye, American actor (Gone with the Wind), dies at 72
1974 Highlights

About March 17, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces