On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 4th NYC Women's Marathon won by Katherine Switzer in 3:07:29
  • 5th NYC Marathon won by Norbert Sander in 2:26:30

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Ash, American film producer
  • Danielle DuClos, actress (Midnight Run, Zits)

Famous Deaths

  • John Smallenbroek, Dutch Internal minister, dies at 72