What Happened On 24th April 1974 In History

April 24th (1974) was a Wednesday. It's the 113th day of the year (114th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 252 days left to the end of the year.

Famous Birthdays on April 24 in 1974

  • » Comedy Dave, Hong Kong-English radio host
  • » Eric Kripke, American director, producer, and screenwriter
  • » Derek Luke, American actor
  • » Stephen Wiltshire, English illustrator

April 24th Famous Deaths for 1974

  • » Bud Abbott, American actor and producer (b. 1895)

April 24th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Ecgberht of Ripon
  • » Fidelis of Sigmaringen
  • » Johann Walter (Lutheran)
  • » Mellitus
  • » Wilfrid (pre-1969 Catholic or Church of England)
  • » April 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Public holidays in Niger or Concord Day (Niger)
  • » 2006 democracy movement in Nepal Reinstitution of Parliament or Democracy Day (Nepal)
  • » Earliest day on which Arbor Day United States known as National Arbor Day can fall, while April 30 is the latest; celebrated on the last Friday in April. (United States)
  • » Earliest day on which Public holidays in Turkmenistan named Turkmen Racing Horse Festival can fall, while April 30 is the latest; celebrated on the last Sunday in April. (Turkmenistan)
  • » Genocide Remembrance Day(Armenia, Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » Battle of Kapyong called Kapyong Day (Australia)
  • » Republic Day (The Gambia)

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World History for the 24th April