Historical Events In 1975
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Aug 29 On this day in history eamon de Valera, Irish president (1937..59), dies at 92
Aug 29 In the year 1975 star in Cygnus goes nova becoming 4th brightest in sky
Aug 31 On this day in history pierre Blaise, French actor (Lacombe Lucien), dies at 24
Sep 01 In the year 1975 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 In the year 1975 chartered 707 crashes in Atlas Mts of Morocco, 188 die
Sep 04 In the year 1975 walter Tetley, cartoon voice (Sherman-Bullwinkle Show), dies at 60
Sep 05 Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme makes an attempt on the life of US President Gerald Ford in Sacramento, CA on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1975 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 In the year 1975 the United States launch the Viking 2 spacecraft to Mars
Sep 09 On this day in history viking 2 launched toward orbit around Mars, soft landing
Sep 16 Papua New Guinea gains independence from Australia (National Day) in the year 1975.
Sep 16 On this day in history papua New Guinea independence
Sep 17 In the year 1975 rollout of first space shuttle orbiter Enterprise (OV-101)
Sep 18 Heiress/bank robber Patricia Campbell Hearst captured by FBI in SF on this day in history.
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 In the year 1975 thirteen die in coalmine gas explosion at Mt Kianga-Moura, Queensland.
Sep 22 Franz Salmhofer, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Sep 22 Sara Jane Moore tries to assassinate President Ford in SF Calif on this day in history.
Sep 23 Ian Hunter, actor/writer (Rockets Galore, Ziegfield Girl), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Sep 24 Clive Morton, actor (Goodbye Mr Chips, Moonraker), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 24 Ian Hunter actor (Sir Richard-Robin Hood), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Sep 25 Bob Considine, newscaster (Tonight! America After Dark), dies at 68 on this day in history.
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).