What Happened On 6th April 1974 In History

April 6th (1974) was a Saturday. It's the 95th day of the year (96th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 270 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 6th April, 1974

  • » The Swedish pop band ABBA wins the Eurovision Song Contest 1974 with the song "Waterloo (ABBA song) or Waterloo", launching their international career.

Famous Birthdays on April 6 in 1974

  • » Camilla Dallerup, Danish-English dancer and model
  • » Flash Flanagan, American wrestler
  • » Robert Kovač, Croatian footballer and coach
  • » Jeff Tymoschuk, Canadian composer
  • » Gina Yashere, English comedian and actor

April 6th Famous Deaths for 1974

  • » Willem Marinus Dudok, Dutch architect (b. 1884)
  • » Hudson Fysh, Australian pilot and businessman, co-founded Qantas known as Qantas Airways Limited (b. 1895)

April 6th Holidays in History

  • » Birth of Jesus according to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
  • » Public holidays in Thailand known as Chakri Day, commemorating the reign of the Chakri Dynasty. (Thailand)
  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Albrecht Dürer and Lucas Cranach the Elder known as Lucas Cranach (Calendar of Saints (Lutheran) named Lutheran Church).
  • » Brychan
  • » Patriarch Eutychius of Constantinople or Eutychius of Constantinople (Byzantine Church)
  • » Saint Marcellinus of Carthage e.g Marcellinus of Carthage
  • » Pope Celestine I (Roman Catholic Church)
  • » Pope Sixtus I
  • » April 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)

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