Historical Events In 1975
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Aug 29 On this day in history eamon de Valera, Irish president (1937..59), dies at 92
Aug 29 On this day in history star in Cygnus goes nova becoming 4th brightest in sky
Aug 31 Pierre Blaise, French actor (Lacombe Lucien), dies at 24 in the year 1975.
Sep 01 Gunsmoke goes off the air in the year 1975.
Sep 01 In the year 1975 nBC-TV broadcasts its last Monday Night Baseball game as the Montreal Expos defeat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5.
Sep 01 NYC transit fare rises from 35. to 50 on this day in history.
Sep 03 In the year 1975 chartered 707 crashes in Atlas Mts of Morocco, 188 die
Sep 04 Walter Tetley, cartoon voice (Sherman-Bullwinkle Show), dies at 60 in the year 1975.
Sep 05 Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme makes an attempt on the life of US President Gerald Ford in Sacramento, CA in the year 1975.
Sep 05 US President Gerald Ford escapes assassination attempt in Sacramento in the year 1975.
Sep 05 Wings release "Letting Go" in the year 1975.
Sep 06 In the year 1975 6.8 quake along Anatolian Fault kills over 2,000 in Lice Turkey
Sep 06 In the year 1975 czech tennis star Martina Navratilova requests political asylum while in New York for the US Open.
Sep 06 Rien van Nunen, Dutch actor (Spuit Elf), dies at 62 in the year 1975.
Sep 08 On this day in history boston begins court ordered busing of public schools
Sep 08 John Mylong, actor (Robot Monster), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history czech tennis player Martina Navratilova defects to the West
Sep 09 In the year 1975 ethel Griffies, actress (Billy Liar, Birds), dies at 97
Sep 09 The United States launch the Viking 2 spacecraft to Mars on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1975 viking 2 launched toward orbit around Mars, soft landing
Sep 16 In the year 1975 papua New Guinea gains independence from Australia (National Day)
Sep 16 On this day in history papua New Guinea independence
Sep 17 Rollout of first space shuttle orbiter Enterprise (OV-101) in the year 1975.
Sep 18 In the year 1975 heiress/bank robber Patricia Campbell Hearst captured by FBI in SF
Sep 18 On this day in history pamela Brown, actress (Cleopatra, Beckett, Night Digger), dies at 58
Sep 20 In the year 1975 saint-John Perse, French diplomat/poet (Nobel 1960), dies at 78
Sep 21 On this day in history thirteen die in coalmine gas explosion at Mt Kianga-Moura, Queensland.
Sep 22 Franz Salmhofer, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1975.
Sep 22 Sara Jane Moore tries to assassinate President Ford in SF Calif on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1975 ian Hunter, actor/writer (Rockets Galore, Ziegfield Girl), dies at 75
Sep 24 In the year 1975 clive Morton, actor (Goodbye Mr Chips, Moonraker), dies at 71
Sep 24 In the year 1975 ian Hunter actor (Sir Richard-Robin Hood), dies at 75
Sep 25 Bob Considine, newscaster (Tonight! America After Dark), dies at 68 in the year 1975.
Sep 26 On this day in history the Chief of Naval Operations approved the popular name Tomahawk for the Navy's Sea Launched Cruise Missile (SLCM).