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 Deaths

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

About September 29, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra