On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Al Kaline, Detroit Tiger, is 12th to get 3,000 hits
  • Clarence Jones of Kintetsu Buffaloes hits his 38th HR, 1st American to win a Japanese HR title

Famous Birthdays

  • Kiwane Garris, NBA guard (Denver Nuggets)
  • Matt McKeon, soccer midfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Florissant, Missouri