On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Cubs trade Billy Williams to A's for Manny Trillo, Knowles & Locker
  • Lake Isaac in Cleveland Metroparks' Big Creek Reservation dedicated

Famous Birthdays

  • Beatrice Faumuina, New Zealand discus thrower (Olympics 96), born in Auckland
  • Dani Tyler, softball infielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Derek Landy, Lusk, Irish author (Skulduggery Pleasant series)
  • Kaleena Kiff, actress (Patti-Love Sidney), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Sander Westerveld, soccer player (FC Twente)