On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Courageous (US) beats Southern Cross (Aust) in 23rd America's Cup

Famous Birthdays

  • Bas Leferink, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • Jason Hewitt, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)
  • Mirah, American musician
  • Rasheed Wallace, NBA forward (Portland Trailblazers)
  • Tormod Granheim, Norwegian adventurer

Famous Deaths

  • AndrĂ© Dunoyer de Segonzac, French painter and cartoonist, dies at 90