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1974
   BBC Sports Personality of the Year was   
Brendan Foster
Long-distance Runner
1974
   FIFA World Cup winners were   
West Germany
1974
   winner of the Tour de France was   
Eddy Merckx
Belgium 5 Tour de France wins. Also won the tour of Italy 5 times and tour of Spain once. Possibly the greatest rider of all time!
Superdad
   was released in   
1974
The Castaway Cowboy
   was released in   
1974
1974
   President of the United States was   
Gerald Ford
1974
   Formula One Drivers' Championship winner was   
Emerson Fittipaldi
1974
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Jimmy Connors
1974
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Chris Evert
1974
   Commonwealth Games host was   
Christchurch
1974
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Jimmy Connors
d. Ken Rosewall 6-1 6-0 6-1
1974
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Billie Jean King
1974
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
Jimmy Connors
1974
   winner of the Australian Open Women's Singles was   
Evonne Goolagong Cawley
1974
   winner of the French Open Men's Singles was   
Björn Borg
1974
   World Series Champions were the   
Oakland Athletics
5 games v. Los Angeles Dodgers. MVP: Rollie Fingers
The Clangers
      
Had Its Final Programme, a Four Minute Election Special on October 10, 1974
Entitled "Vote for Froglet".
1974
   the winner was   
Archie Griffin
RB from Ohio State
1974
   Swiss Football League Championship winners were   
FC Zürich
1974
   champions were   
North Carolina State
1974
   the winner was   
The Godfather: Part II
Directed by Francis Ford Coppola for Paramount
1974
   the winner was   
Cannonade
Angel Cordero, Jr.
1974
   the winner was   
Gary Player
At Royal Lytham and St. Annes
1974
   winner of The Masters was   
Gary Player
1974
   UEFA Champions League winners were   
Bayern Munich
Germany
1974
   the winner was   
Because He Lives
Composed by Bill Gaither
1974
   Senior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Carpenter
Yamaha- 500cc
1974
   the award was won by   
The Mango Tree by Ronald McKie
Grenada
   gained independence in   
1974
7 February. United Kingdom
1974
   the winner was   
Courageous
Courageous (United States) defeated Southern Cross (Australia) at Newport, Rhode Island 4-0
1974 Dublin and Monaghan Bombings Memorial
   stands/stood in   
Talbot Street
1974
   was the year   
Richard Nixon Resigned
Aug 8
1974
   was the year   
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn Was Exiled from the USSR
1974
   Eurovision Song Contest winner was   
Sweden
"Waterloo" performed by ABBA. Music Benny Andersson and, Björn Ulvaeus, Lyrics Stikkan Anderson
1974
   was won by   
Sam Fullbrook
For the painting 'Jockey Norman Stephens'
1974
   was the first publication of   
There's a Wocket in My Pocket!
Arthur Michael Ramsey
   was Archbishop of Canterbury from   
1961 - 1974
Translated from York; retired; died 1988
1969 - 1974
   the Australian Governor-General was   
Sir Paul Meerna Caedwalla Hasluck
Officially addressed as His Excellency The Right Honourable. Awarded KG, GCMG, GCVO. Born Fremantle, WA.
1974
   winner was   
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 Manchester City 1
Montreal Alouettes
   won the Grey Cup in   
1974
Montreal Alouettes defeated Edmonton Eskimos 20-7 at Empire Stadium in Vancouver, British Columbia on November 24, 1974. Chicago born head coach Marv Levy won his first Grey Cup as head coach of Montreal. later coached the Buffalo Bills in the NFL.
1974
   the winner was the   
Philadelphia Flyers
1974
   was won by   
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
August 9, 1974
   the oath was recited by   
Gerald R. Ford
East Room, White House by Warren E. Burger, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
1974
   Ali fought   
George Foreman
Win knockout round 8 "The Rumble in the Jungle"
1974
   Ali fought   
Joe Frazier
Win unanimous decision
The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
   featured   
Broadway Melody of 1974
1974
The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
   featured   
In the Cage 1974
1974
   player of the year was   
Ian Callaghan
Liverpool
1974
   Young Player of the year was   
Kevin Beattie
Ipswich Town
1974
   was the year   
Richard Nixon Resigned






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