On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1974

Historical Events

  • Hurricane Fifi strikes Honduras with 110 mph winds, 5,000 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Sol Campbell, English footballer, born in Plaistow, London
  • Ticha Penicheiro, Portuguese basketball player (Sacramento Monarchs), born in Figueira da Foz, Portugal
  • Xzibit [Alvin Nathaniel Joiner], American rapper and actor (At the Speed of Life, Pimp My Ride), born in Detroit, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Edna Best, English actress (Key, Calendar, Escape), dies at 74
1974 Highlights

About September 18, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo