On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1974

Historical Events

  • Saudi Arabia increases its oil buy-back price from 93 percent to 94.9 percent of posted price

Famous Birthdays

  • Justin Whalin, American actor (Jimmy-Lois & Clark, Charles in Charge), born in San Francisco, California
  • Nina Persson, Swedish musician (The Cardigans), born in Örebro, Sweden
  • Tim Henman, English tennis player, born in Oxford, England

Famous Deaths

  • Olga Baclanova, actress (Freaks, Docks of NY), dies at 75
  • Otto Kruger, American actor (Lux Video Theater), dies on 89th birthday
1974 Highlights

About September 6, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo