On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1974

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • US Mariner 10 makes 2nd fly-by of Mercury

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Todd, English footballer
  • Taral Hicks, American musician

Famous Deaths

Person of interestJacqueline Susann

Jacqueline Susann, American author (Valley of the Dolls), dies of cancer at 56

  • Walter Brennan, American actor (Real McCoys, At Gun Point), dies at 80