On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1974

Historical Events

  • "The Super Cops" directed by Gordon Parks premieres in NYC, New York

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrzej Pilipiuk, Polish writer
  • P J Bogart, American diver (Olympics 1996), born in NYC, New York
  • Paula Garces, Colombian actress

Famous Deaths

  • Chet Huntley, American newscaster (NBC Huntley-Brinkley Report), dies at 62
  • [Lavinia] Marian Fleming Poe, African American advocate in Virginia, dies at 83
1974 Highlights

About March 20, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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