Historical Events on May 6, 1974

About May 6, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 5 months and 13 days

Historical Events

  • A's pitcher Paul Lindblad makes an errant throw in 1st inning of 6-3 loss to Balt ends his record streak of 385 consecutive errorless games
  • Bundy victim Roberta Parks disappears from OSU, Corvallis, Ore
  • Smallest attendance at Philadelphia's Veterans Stadium (4,149)
  • Stolen "Guitar Player" painting by Jan Vermeer found in London

Event of interestEvent of Interest

West German Chancellor Willy Brandt resigns amidst controversy over his aide G√ľnter Guillaume's ties with the Stasi (East German secret service)

Chancellor of West Germany Willy Brandt
Chancellor of West Germany
Willy Brandt