On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1974

Historical Events

  • Charles Kowal discovers Leda, 13th satellite of Jupiter

Famous Birthdays

  • Hicham El Guerrouj, Moroccan athlete (Olympic gold 1,500m, 5k 2004), born in Berkane, Morocco

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Singer-composer Quincy Jones Jr (41) weds actress Peggy Lipton (28) in Los Angeles, California

Composer & Singer Quincy Jones Jr
Composer & Singer
Quincy Jones Jr

Famous Deaths

  • Pieter Y Adriani, Dutch tax lawyer, dies at 95
  • Vera Vague [Barbara Jo Allen], American actress (Sleeping Beauty, Follow the Leader), dies at 66
  • Warren Hull, American actor (Strike it Rich, Who in the World), dies from heart failure at 71
1974 Highlights

About September 14, 1974

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo