University of Missouri Columbia Quad Columns

March 5, 1974

Streaking was at its height, and on this day, 600 streakers claimed a world record at the University of Missouri.

This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.