What Happened on September 19, 1974

Historical Events

Historic Event

The KGB begin a large-scale operation to discredit Russian novelist Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and cut his communications with Soviet dissidents

Famous Birthdays

Jimmy FallonJimmy Fallon (48 years old)

American actor and comedian (Saturday Night Live; The Tonight Show), born in NYC, New York

  • Victoria Silvstedt, Swedish model and TV personality (Playboy playmate Dec 96, Playmate of the Year 1997), born in Skelleftehamn, Sweden

Famous Deaths

  • Eve March, actress (Adam's Rib, Danny Boy), dies at 63
1974 Highlights

About September 19, 1974

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Can't Get Enough Of Your Love, Babe - Barry White
  • UK #1 Song: Kung Fu Fighting - Carl Douglas