On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1974

Historical Events

  • New York City Marathon: Norbert Sander wins men's race in 2:26:30; Katherine Switzer takes out women's event in 3:07:29

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

  • John Smallenbroek, Dutch Internal minister, dies at 72
1974 Highlights

About September 29, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra