Historical Events In 1975
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Jul 25 "A Chorus Line," longest-running Broadway show (6,137), premiers on this day in history.
Jul 26 Leigh Whipper, actor (Hidden Eye, Jungle Queen), dies at 98 in the year 1975.
Jul 26 Soyuz 18B returns to Earth in the year 1975.
Jul 29 In the year 1975 ford became first US pres to visit Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz
Jul 29 On this day in history james [Benjamin] Blish, sci-fi author (Star Trek Reader), dies at 54
Jul 29 On this day in history military staged coup in Nigeria
Jul 30 In the year 1975 teamsters Pres Jimmy Hoffa disappears in suburban Detroit still not found
Aug 01 In the year 1975 helsinki Agreement, on human rights, signed by over 35 nations
Aug 01 In the year 1975 helsinki Pact guaranteeing boundaries, rights signed by 35 nations
Aug 01 Howard Joslin, actor (Quebec, Detective Story), dies at 68 in the year 1975.
Aug 03 In the year 1975 500 drown when 2 river boats collide & sink in China's West River
Aug 03 Louisiana Superdome is dedicated on this day in history.
Aug 03 Ruth Lee, actress (Middleton Family at 1939 World's Fair), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Aug 04 John Baragrey, actor (Gamera), dies at 57 in the year 1975.
Aug 07 Typhoon Nina in China killing 229,000 people in the year 1975.
Aug 07 Typhoon NinaŚcontributed to Banqiao Dam failure in China killing 229,000 people on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1975 julian "Cannonball" Alderly, saxophonist/bandleader, dies of a stroke at 46
Aug 09 In the year 1975 1st NFL game in Louisiana Superdome, Houston beats Saints 13-7
Aug 09 In the year 1975 dimitri D Shostakovitch, composer (Sun Over Motherland), dies at 68
Aug 11 On this day in history anthony C McAuliffe, US gen/commandant 101st div (Nuts!), dies at 77
Aug 11 US vetoes proposed admission of North and South Vietnam to UN in the year 1975.
Aug 14 Joris Baers, Flemish bibliographer (founder Boekengids), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Aug 15 On this day in history mujibur Rahiman, Pakistani sheik, killed in a military coup at 53
Aug 17 In the year 1975 sig Arno, Hamburg Germany, actor (My Friend Irma), dies at 80
Aug 20 Il-62 crashes south of Damascus, Syria, killing 126 in the year 1975.
Aug 20 In the year 1975 viking 1 launched toward orbit around Mars, soft landing
Aug 21 3 truck pile up kills 10, injures 26 on French highway on this day in history.
Aug 23 Hank Patterson, actor (Fred Ziffel-Green Acres), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Aug 24 Charles H Revson, US cosmetic magnate, dies at 69 in the year 1975.
Aug 24 Royal Commission in Australia finds women in public service work in poor conditions and are underpaid and had limited promotion prospect in the year 1975.
Aug 25 On this day in history frans van Amelsvoort, choir conductor, dies at 75
Aug 26 On this day in history cullen Landis, entertainer, dies at 80
Aug 27 Emperor Haile Selassie, depossed Ethiopian emperor, strangled at 83 in the year 1975.
Aug 27 On this day in history veronica & Colin Scargill (England) complete tandem bicycle ride, a record 18,020 miles around the world