On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1974

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, American NBA guard (Denver Nuggets), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Matt McKeon, American soccer midfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Florissant, Missouri
1974 Highlights

About September 24, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra