On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1974

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dmitri Shostakovich' 15th String Quartet premieres in Leningrad

  • US Air Force fires 1st ICBM
  • Wings release single "Junior's Farm"

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Murray, Canadian NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens), born in Port Hardy, British Columbia
  • Frank Middleton, American NFL football player (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Beaumont, Texas
  • Lee Byung-Kyu, South Korean baseball player, born in Gimje, North Jeolla Province, South Korea
1974 Highlights

About October 25, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 46 years and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio