On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1974

Historical Events

  • Stanley Cup Final, The Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA: Goaltender Bernie Parent and the Flyers shut out the Boston Bruins, 1-0, to win series 4-2, become 1st "expansion" team to win Stanley Cup; Parent named playoff MVP
  • Valeri Giscard d'Estaing wins French presidential election

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Johns, Australian rugby league footballer
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Indian actor (Gangs of Wasseypur- Faizal Khan), born in Budhana, Uttar Pradesh
1974 Highlights

About May 19, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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