On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1974

Historical Events

Boxing Title Fight

George Foreman TKOs Ken Norton in 2 for heavyweight boxing title in Caracas, Venezuela

  • Romanian communist party names party leader Ceausescu president

Famous Birthdays

  • Irina Spirlea, Romanian tennis star (1996 Amelia Island), born in Bucharest, Romania
  • Mike Peca, Canadian NHL center (Buffalo Sabres), born in Toronto, Ontario
1974 Highlights

About March 26, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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