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It's about one-fourth the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, 74 is 0.2370 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 4.220 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
Since the flight of the Vostok 1 in April, 1961, there have been a total of 312 manned spaceflights under the American, Russian, Soviet, and Chinese space programs. Furthermore, the space programs of the US, Russia, the Soviet Union, France, Argentina, and Iran have launched a total 32 monkeys (specifically rhesus, cynomolgus, and squirrel monkeys, macaques, chimpanzees) into space.
It's about one-fifth the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun.
In other words, 74 is 0.210 times the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun, and the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun is 4.80 times that amount.
(McDonald's sandwich; approximate figures)
It's about five times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, 74 is 4.90 times the count of Living Kings and Queens, and the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.20 times that amount.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about one-fifth the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body.
In other words, the count of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body is 5 times 74.
(Serpentes) (Approximate)
It's about one-fifth the number of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union.
In other words, 74 is 0.1560 times the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union, and the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union is 6.410 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, a.k.a. USSR, a.k.a. Сою́з Сове́тских Социалисти́ческих Респу́блик, a.k.a. CCCP) (a.k.a. Olympic Games, a.k.a. Jeux olympiques) (Summer and Winter Games grand totals; excluding Russian Federation Medals) (1952 thru 1988 figures)
During its 19 appearances in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, the Soviet Union was awarded 473 gold medals. The Union holds the as-yet-unbroken record for gold medals in gymnastics, with 72.
It's about one-tenth the number of Stores in the Mall of America.
In other words, 74 is 0.140 times the count of Stores in the Mall of America, and the count of Stores in the Mall of America is 7.10 times that amount.
(a.k.a. MOA, a.k.a. MoA, a.k.a. Megamall) (Bloomington, Minnesota) (2015 figures) (approximate)
It's about eight times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 74 is 8.222222222220 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.1216216216220 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)