Historical Events In 1975
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Jul 04 In the year 1975 bundy victim (?) Nancy Baird disappears from Layton, Utah
Jul 05 On this day in history arthur Ashe wins men's single championship at Wimbeldon
Jul 05 On this day in history cape Verde Is gain independence after 500 years of Portuguese rule
Jul 06 Comoros declare independence from France (most of them) on this day in history.
Jul 06 On this day in history near Wetaskiwin Alberta, a hailstone weighing 249 grams falls(almost 9 oz. for those still Imperial measures)
Jul 06 Otto Skorzeny, German/Austrian SS (Mussolini/Ardennen), dies on this day in history.
Jul 07 On this day in history barbara Brown
Jul 07 TV soap opera "Ryan's Hope" premieres in the year 1975.
Jul 08 Pres Ford announced hell seek Republican nomination for pres in the year 1975.
Jul 08 Quake damages over 2,000 temples in Pagan, Burma. 20-foot-high seated Buddha of Thandawgya decapitated on this day in history.
Jul 09 On this day in history in Western Minnesota a 5.0 earthquake was the largest historical quake in Minnesota
Jul 10 Achiel H van Acker, Belgian premier (1945-46, 1954-58), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jul 11 On this day in history army of life-size terracotta soldiers discovered in China
Jul 11 On this day in history kurt Pinthus, writer, dies at 89
Jul 11 L Chernykh discovers asteroid #2489 Suvorov on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 1975 sao Tome and Principe declare independence
Jul 12 Sao Tom‚ e Prˇncipe gains independence from Portugal (Nat'l Day) on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1975 8.5" (21.6 cm) of rainfall, Dover, Delaware (state record)
Jul 13 In the year 1975 owen Wynne, cricketer (6 Tests for S Africa 1948-50), lost at sea
Jul 14 EPCOT Center (Florida) plans announced on this day in history.
Jul 14 Zutty Singleton, US jazz drummer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jul 15 Charles Weidman, US dancer/choreographer (Fables for Our Time), dies on this day in history.
Jul 15 Soyuz 19 & Apollo 18 launched; rendezvous 2 days later on this day in history.
Jul 15 The US and USSR launch the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project spacecraft on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1975 apollo 18 & Soyuz 19 make first US/USSR linkup in space
Jul 17 Modoc, the elephant, dies at age 78 (oldest known nonhuman mammal) in the year 1975.
Jul 17 Ringo Starr & Maureen Cox divorce on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1975 the US and USSR link up in space, with the Apollo Soyuz mission
Jul 18 On this day in history federico Ghisi, composer, dies at 74
Jul 19 Apollo & Soyuz linked in orbit for 2 days, separate in the year 1975.
Jul 21 Billy West, actor (Jimmy the Gent, Jealousy), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Jul 22 House of Reps votes to restore citizenship to Gen Robert E Lee in the year 1975.
Jul 22 In the year 1975 the House of Representatives approves a measure to restore the US citizenship of Robert E. Lee, Confederate General during the Civil War.
Jul 24 In the year 1975 apollo 18 returns to Earth