Historical Events In 1975
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Aug 29 Eamon de Valera, Irish president (1937..59), dies at 92 in the year 1975.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history gunsmoke goes off the air
Sep 01 On this day in history 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 Chartered 707 crashes in Atlas Mts of Morocco, 188 die in the year 1975.
Sep 04 Walter Tetley, cartoon voice (Sherman-Bullwinkle Show), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history lynette "Squeaky" Fromme makes an attempt on the life of US President Gerald Ford in Sacramento, CA.
Sep 05 On this day in history uS President Gerald Ford escapes assassination attempt in Sacramento
Sep 05 On this day in history wings release "Letting Go"
Sep 06 6.8 quake along Anatolian Fault kills over 2,000 in Lice Turkey in the year 1975.
Sep 06 In the year 1975 czech tennis star Martina Navratilova requests political asylum while in New York for the US Open.
Sep 06 On this day in history rien van Nunen, Dutch actor (Spuit Elf), dies at 62
Sep 08 Boston begins court ordered busing of public schools on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history john Mylong, actor (Robot Monster), dies at 82
Sep 09 Czech tennis player Martina Navratilova defects to the West on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 Papua New Guinea independence on this day in history.
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 Pamela Brown, actress (Cleopatra, Beckett, Night Digger), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Sep 20 On this day in history saint-John Perse, French diplomat/poet (Nobel 1960), dies at 78
Sep 21 Thirteen die in coalmine gas explosion at Mt Kianga-Moura, Queensland on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1975 franz Salmhofer, composer, dies at 75
Sep 22 Sara Jane Moore tries to assassinate President Ford in SF Calif on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history ian Hunter, actor/writer (Rockets Galore, Ziegfield Girl), dies at 75
Sep 24 Clive Morton, actor (Goodbye Mr Chips, Moonraker), dies at 71 in the year 1975.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 26 The Chief of Naval Operations approved the popular name Tomahawk for the Navy's Sea Launched Cruise Missile (SLCM) on this day in history.