What Happened on May 7, 1974

Historical Events

  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Robert Lowell (Dolphin)

Famous Birthdays

  • Breckin Meyer, American voice actor and actor (Robot Chicken), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Scott Whittaker, center/tackle (Oakland Raiders)
Born in 1974

Famous Deaths

  • Hans van Werveke, Belgian historian (Diocese Terwaan), dies at 76
1974 Highlights

About May 7, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 49 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Loco-Motion - Grand Funk
  • UK #1 Song: Waterloo - Abba