On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1974

Historical Events

  • A salmon is discovered in the River Thames, England, for the first time since 1833
  • South Africa suspended from UN General Assembly over racial policies

Famous Birthdays

  • Tamala Jones, American actress, born in Pasadena, California

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Quinlivan, American actor (Seven Guns to Mesa, Mr. Garlund), dies of a heart attack at 50
1974 Highlights

About November 12, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio