What Happened on September 3, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Giants John Montefusco makes his major league debut

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NBA guard Oscar Robertson retires

NBA Player Oscar Robertson
NBA Player
Oscar Robertson
  • US & German Democratic Republic establish diplomatic relations

Famous Birthdays

  • Clare Kramer, American actress (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Rebecca Bailey, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Sergei Yerkovich, hockey defenseman (Team Belarus 1998)

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Partch, American composer (Oedipus), dies at 73