On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1974

Historical Events

  • "USS Monitor", Union Ship sunk in 1862 during US Civil War, restored at Cape Hatteras
  • 1st general strike in Ethiopia

Famous Birthdays

  • Facundo Sava, Argentine footballer and manager, born in Ituzaing√≥, Argentina
  • Hugo Ferreira, Portuguese-American rock singer-songwriter (Tantric), born in Luanda, Portuguese Angola
  • Jenna Fischer, American actress (The Office), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • Larry Bagby, American actor and musician (Buffy the Vampire Slyer), born in Marysville, California
  • Tobias Menzies, English actor (Outlander, The Crown), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Alberto Rabagliati, Italian singer and actor (b. 1906)
1974 Highlights

About March 7, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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