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
Born in 1974

Famous Deaths

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

About November 12, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Whatever Gets You Thru The Night - John Lennon With The Plastic Ono Nuclear Band
  • UK #1 Song: Gonna Make You A Star - David Essex