Historical Events on May 17, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 18th European Cup: Bayern Munich beats Atletico Madrid 4-0 at Brussels
  • Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 15th String quartet
  • Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) explode four bombs in Republic of Ireland, killing 33 civilians, wounding 300 (highest number of casualties in a single incident during "The Troubles")