The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2019. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1974
- January 18, 1974 – A Disengagement of Forces agreement is signed between the Israeli and Egyptian governments, ending conflict on the Egyptian front of the Yom Kippur War.
- January 23, 1974 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Tiger in Chinese astrology.
- January 27, 1974 – The Brisbane River breaches its banks causing the largest flood to affect the city of Brisbane in the 20th century.
- February 17, 1974 – Robert K. Preston, a disgruntled U.S. Army private, buzzes the White House in a stolen helicopter.
- May 9, 1974 – Watergate scandal: The United States House Committee on the Judiciary opens formal and public impeachment hearings against President Richard Nixon.
- May 18, 1974 – Nuclear test: under project Smiling Buddha, India successfully detonates its first nuclear weapon becoming the sixth nation to do so.
- September 25, 1974 – The first ulnar collateral ligament replacement surgery (Tommy John surgery) performed, on baseball player Tommy John.
- October 5, 1974 – Guildford pub bombings: bombs planted by the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) kill four British soldiers and one civilian.
- November 24, 1974 – Donald Johanson and Tom Gray discover the 40% complete Australopithecus afarensis skeleton, nicknamed “Lucy” (after The Beatles song “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds”), in the Awash Valley of Ethiopia’s Afar Depression.
- December 1, 1974 – Northwest Orient Airlines Flight 6231, another Boeing 727, crashes northwest of John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Who Were Born On 1974?
- January 28, 1974 – Ramsey Nasr, Dutch author and poet
- March 28, 1974 – Themis Tolis, Greek drummer (Rotting Christ)
- April 1, 1974 – Richard Christy, American drummer and actor (Death, Iced Earth, and Charred Walls of the Damned)
- May 19, 1974 – Andrew Johns, Australian rugby player and coach
- August 14, 1974 – Chucky Atkins, American basketball player and coach
- September 5, 1974 – Ken-Marti Vaher, Estonian politician, Estonian Minister of the Interior
- September 18, 1974 – Damon Jones, American football player and coach
- October 18, 1974 – Robbie Savage, Welsh footballer and sportscaster
- October 28, 1974 – Dejan Stefanović, Serbian footballer and coach
- November 6, 1974 – Zoe McLellan, American actress