What Happened on November 29, 1974

Historical Events

  • 39th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 17-13 in Birmingham

Historic Event

Coco the Clown [Nicolai Poliakoff] special memorial service held at St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England

Famous Birthdays

  • Lin Chi-ling, Taiwanese model, born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Pavol Demitra, Slovak NHL right wing (Ottawa Senators, Blues), born in Dubnica nad VĂ¡hom, Slovakia (d. 2011)

Famous Deaths

  • Haroldson L. Hunt, US multi-millionaire, dies at 85
  • James J. Braddock, American boxer (World Heavyweight champion 1935-37), dies at 69
  • Ouida Bergere, American scriptwriter (Peter Ibbetson), dies at 88
1974 Highlights

About November 29, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Can Help - Billy Swan
  • UK #1 Song: Gonna Make You A Star - David Essex