On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1974

Historical Events

  • American golfer Lee Trevino goes bogey-free for the full 4 rounds as he wins the Greater New Orleans Open by 8 strokes from Bobby Cole and Ben Crenshaw

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Eicher, Swiss film director
  • Carol Ann Plante, actress (Sara Henderson-Harry & the Hendersons)
  • Stefan Olsdal, Swedish bassist (Placebo), born in Gothenburg, Sweden

Famous Deaths

  • Andrea Checci, actress (2 Women, Assassin, Black Sunday), dies at 57
1974 Highlights

About March 31, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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