Thursday November 14, 1974

US date format: 11/14/1974, UK date format: 14/11/1974

It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 14, 1974). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Benjamín Benitez and Adam Walsh. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Whatever Gets You Thru The Night by John Lennon. In UK Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex was in the top 5 hits. Freebie and the Bean, directed by Richard Rush, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974 while Cavett by Dick Cavett and Christopher Porterfield was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Der Leutnant vom Schwanenkietz. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gran Trak 10 or Rebound.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • India - Birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru: Children's Day
  • United States - National Children's Book Week begins
  • Roman festivals - Equorum Probatio

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Movies

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Freebie and the Bean

Freebie and the Bean

Directed by: Richard Rush

Starring: Alan Arkin, James Caan, Loretta Swit, Jack Kruschen

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall, Ingrid Bergman, Sean Connery

Country: United States of America

Lenny

Lenny

Directed by: Bob Fosse

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Valerie Perrine, Jan Miner, Stanley Beck

Country: United States of America

The Savage Is Loose

The Savage Is Loose

Directed by: George C. Scott

Starring: George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, John David Carson, Lee Montgomery

Earthquake

Earthquake

Directed by: Mark Robson

Starring: Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, George Kennedy, Lorne Greene

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Der Leutnant vom Schwanenkietz

Der Leutnant vom Schwanenkietz

Kolchak: The Night Stalker

Kolchak: The Night Stalker

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Starring: Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Jack Grinnage, Ruth McDevitt

Country: United States of America

Land of the Lost

Land of the Lost

Directed by: Brad Silberling

Münchner Geschichten

Münchner Geschichten

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Starring: Günther Maria Halmer, Frithjof Vierock, Michaela May, Karl Maria Schley

The Early Life of Stephen Hind

The Early Life of Stephen Hind

Days to next November 14

If November 14, 1974 is your birthday you're 45 years, 10 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 18 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Cavett by Dick Cavett and Christopher Porterfield

Cavett

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The Dogs Of War by Frederick Forsyth

The Dogs Of War

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"Knocking off a bank or an armored truck is merely crude. Knocking off an entire republic has, I feel, a certain style." So says mining magnate Sir James Manson, a shadowy titan of London's financial district, who is scheming a …

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carre

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

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From the New York Times bestselling author of The Spy Who Came in from the Cold; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. John le Carré’s new novel, A Legacy of Spies, is now available.The

The Memory Book by Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas

The Memory Book

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Unleash the hidden power of your mind through Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas's simple, fail-safe memory system, and you can become more effective, more imaginative, and more powerful, at work, at

All Things Bright And Beautiful by James Herriot

All Things Bright And Beautiful

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Two years ago when we published James Herriot's All Creatures Great and Small, we called it a "miracle between covers." In the first major review of the book, Alfred Ames said:

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Maze War

Maze War

Platform: Imlac PDS-1, Macintosh, NeXT Computer, Palm OS, Xerox Star, X Window System

Genre: First-person shooter

Gran Trak 10

Gran Trak 10

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari

Qwak!

Qwak!

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Shooter Gun game

Spasim

Spasim

Platform: PLATO network

Genre: Shooter games

Rebound

Rebound

Platform: Arcade

Genre: sport

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 14, 1974?

On November 14, 1974 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is November 14, 1974?

On November 14, 1974 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on November 14, 1974?

On November 14, 1974 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 14, 1974?

On November 14, 1974 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on November 14, 1974?

On November 14, 1974 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 14, 1974?

On November 14, 1974 several famous people were born including, Benjamín Benitez, Adam Walsh, Adina Howard.

Which famous people died on November 14, 1974?

Famous people died on November 14, 1974 include, Johnny Mack Brown.

What was the number one song in November 14, 1974?

The number one song in the week of November 14, 1974 was Whatever Gets You Thru The Night by John Lennon in US and Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex in UK.

What were the top hits on November 14, 1974?

The top hits on November 14, 1974 were Whatever Gets You Thru The Night by John Lennon, Do It ('Til You're Satisfied) by B.T. Express, My Melody Of Love by Bobby Vinton in US and Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex, Everything I Own by Ken Boothe, Killer Queen by Queen in UK.


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