What Happened on October 24, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Billy Martin named AL Manager of Year (Texas Rangers)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander PGR duke of Ulster, son of English prince Richard
  • Jamal Mayers, Professional Hockey Player
  • Nathan Parks, tackle (KC Chiefs)

Famous Deaths

  • David Oistrakh, Soviet violinist considered one of the preeminent violinists of the 20th century (Moscow Conservatory), dies at 66