What Happened On 1st December 1974 In History

December 1st (1974) was a Sunday. It's the 335th day of the year (336th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 30 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 1st December, 1974

  • » TWA Flight 514, a Boeing 727, crashes northwest of Dulles International Airport, killing all 92 people on board.
  • » Harriman State Park plane crash named Northwest Orient Airlines Flight 6231, another Boeing 727, crashes northwest of John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Famous Birthdays on December 1 in 1974

  • » Costinha, Portuguese footballer and manager
  • » Isaiah "Ikey" Owens, American keyboard player and producer (The Mars Volta, De Facto (band) e.g De Facto, and Free Moral Agents)

December 1st Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Castritian
  • » St. Eligius e.g Eligius
  • » Edmund Campion
  • » Nicholas Ferrar (Episcopal Church in the United States of America named Episcopal Church (United States))
  • » December 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Public holidays in Thailand called Damrong Rajanubhab Day (Thailand)
  • » Earliest day on which Public holidays in Turkmenistan or Good Neighborliness Day can fall, while December 7 is the latest; celebrated on the first Sunday in December. (Turkmenistan)
  • » Kazakhstan Public holidays known as First President Day (Kazakhstan)
  • » Public holidays in Chad called Freedom and Democracy Day (Chad)
  • » Great Union Day, celebrates the Union of Transylvania with Romania in 1918; since 1990, National Day of Romania named National Day (Romania)
  • » Military of Costa Rica called Military Abolition Day (Costa Rica)
  • » Public holidays in Burma known as National Day (Burma)
  • » Public holidays in the Central African Republic called Republic Day (Central African Republic)
  • » Public holidays in Portugal called Restoration of Independence (Portugal)
  • » Public holidays in Iceland named Self-governance Day or 'Fullveldisdagurinn' (Iceland)

Year 1974 historical events for the month of December

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World History for the 1st December