On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1974

Historical Events

  • Dutch Marines end hostage crisis in Scheveningen prison

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ted Bundy victim Laura Aime disappears in Utah

Serial Killer Ted Bundy
Serial Killer
Ted Bundy

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Gooch, American football linebacker (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Muzzy Izzet, Turkish footballer, born in Mile End, London
  • Natasja Saad, Danish hip hop and reggae artist, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 2007)
  • Serge Heuveling, Dutch soccer player (NEC)
1974 Highlights

About October 31, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio