On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1974

Famous Birthdays

  • Alessandro Del Piero, Italian footballer, born in Conegliano, Italy
  • Dah-ve Chodan, actress (Tia-Uncle Buck)
  • Joe C. [Joseph Calleja], American rapper (hype man for Kid Rock), born in Taylor, Michigan (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • Egon Joseph Wellesz, Austrian-English composer, teacher and musicologist, dies at 89
1974 Highlights

About November 9, 1974

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet/Free Wheelin' - Bachman-Turner Overdrive
  • UK #1 Song: Everything I Own - Ken Boothe