Varsity Swim Team Conference Champs in 1974



1974 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am

The Year is 1974 ...

Arab oil embargo from 1973 ends.

President Nixon releases tape transcripts, which reveal his order of a Watergate cover-up.

President Nixon resigns; Vice President Gerald Ford becomes president.

President Gerald Ford pardons Richard Nixon.

President Ford meets Premier Leonid Brezhnev in Vladivostock and approves SALT treaty.

President Ford signs the Safe Drinking Water Act December 16, 1974

Patty Hearst kidnapped in Berkeley, California by Symbionese Liberation Army.

FBI and CIA accused of disrupting civil rights and antiwar movements in the 1960's.

The City of Chicago experiences a record number of homicides (970).

Betamax format is introduced for home television recording by
Sony Corporation.

Sears Tower is opened. Construction topped out in 1973.

Super Bowl VII
Miami Dolphins 24, Minnesota 7

The Godfather Part II
wins an oscar.
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