On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Law bans discrimination of sex or marital status in credit application

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Vaughan, English cricketer
  • Mike Crawford, linebacker (Miami Dolphins)
  • R A Dickey, baseball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Nashville, Tennessee

Famous Deaths

  • Victor E. van Vriesland, Dutch poet (Mirror of Dutch Poetry), dies at 82