What Happened on March 28, 1974

Historical Events

  • Rock group Raspberries breakup

Famous Birthdays

  • K C Jones, NFL center (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Mark King, English snooker player
  • Scott Mills, British radio disc jockey

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup, American blues singer, songwriter and guitarist (That's Alright), dies of a heart attack at 68
  • Dino Ciani, Italian pianist, dies in a car accident at 32
  • Dorothy Fields, American singer (The Way You Look Tonight), dies at 68
  • Francoise Rosay, actress (Interlude, Women in Prison), dies at 82
1974 Highlights

About March 28, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Sunshine On My Shoulders - John Denver
  • UK #1 Song: Billy, Don't Be A Hero - Paper Lace