Historical Events In 1975
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Jul 25 "A Chorus Line," longest-running Broadway show (6,137), premiers on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1975 leigh Whipper, actor (Hidden Eye, Jungle Queen), dies at 98
Jul 26 On this day in history soyuz 18B returns to Earth
Jul 29 Ford became first US pres to visit Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1975 james [Benjamin] Blish, sci-fi author (Star Trek Reader), dies at 54
Jul 29 In the year 1975 military staged coup in Nigeria
Jul 30 In the year 1975 teamsters Pres Jimmy Hoffa disappears in suburban Detroit still not found
Aug 01 Helsinki Agreement, on human rights, signed by over 35 nations in the year 1975.
Aug 01 In the year 1975 helsinki Pact guaranteeing boundaries, rights signed by 35 nations
Aug 01 In the year 1975 howard Joslin, actor (Quebec, Detective Story), dies at 68
Aug 03 On this day in history 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 In the year 1975 ruth Lee, actress (Middleton Family at 1939 World's Fair), dies at 79
Aug 04 In the year 1975 john Baragrey, actor (Gamera), dies at 57
Aug 07 On this day in history typhoon Nina in China killing 229,000 people
Aug 07 In the year 1975 typhoon NinaŚcontributed to Banqiao Dam failure in China killing 229,000 people
Aug 08 On this day in history julian "Cannonball" Alderly, saxophonist/bandleader, dies of a stroke at 46
Aug 09 1st NFL game in Louisiana Superdome, Houston beats Saints 13-7 on this day in history.
Aug 09 Dimitri D Shostakovitch, composer (Sun Over Motherland), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1975 anthony C McAuliffe, US gen/commandant 101st div (Nuts!), dies at 77
Aug 11 In the year 1975 uS vetoes proposed admission of North and South Vietnam to UN
Aug 14 Joris Baers, Flemish bibliographer (founder Boekengids), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Aug 15 Mujibur Rahiman, Pakistani sheik, killed in a military coup at 53 in the year 1975.
Aug 17 In the year 1975 sig Arno, Hamburg Germany, actor (My Friend Irma), dies at 80
Aug 20 On this day in history il-62 crashes south of Damascus, Syria, killing 126
Aug 20 On this day in history viking 1 launched toward orbit around Mars, soft landing
Aug 21 3 truck pile up kills 10, injures 26 on French highway in the year 1975.
Aug 23 Hank Patterson, actor (Fred Ziffel-Green Acres), dies at 87 in the year 1975.
Aug 24 On this day in history charles H Revson, US cosmetic magnate, dies at 69
Aug 24 On this day in history royal Commission in Australia finds women in public service work in poor conditions and are underpaid and had limited promotion prospect
Aug 25 Frans van Amelsvoort, choir conductor, dies at 75 in the year 1975.
Aug 26 In the year 1975 cullen Landis, entertainer, dies at 80
Aug 27 In the year 1975 emperor Haile Selassie, depossed Ethiopian emperor, strangled at 83
Aug 27 In the year 1975 veronica & Colin Scargill (England) complete tandem bicycle ride, a record 18,020 miles around the world