Historical Events In 1975
Tuesday, 15 June 2021
Nov 28 In the year 1975 wings release "Venus and Mars/Rock Show" medley
Nov 29 Kilauea Volcano erupts in Hawaii in the year 1975.
Nov 29 The Microsoft name appears in writing for the first time, in a letter between Bill Gates and Paul Allen about their new company on this day in history.
Dec 01 Nick Kenny, US columnist/songwriter (Nick Kenny Show), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Dec 03 On this day in history hugh Thurlow, cricketer (one Test for Australia 1932), dies
Dec 03 Laos falls to communist forces; Lao People's Democratic Rep proclaimed in the year 1975.
Dec 04 In the year 1975 hannah Arendt, German/US sociologist, dies at 69 [or Dec 5]
Dec 05 On this day in history jimmy Nervo, actor (Frozen Limits), dies
Dec 05 NASA launches space vehicle S-196, it failed on this day in history.
Dec 06 H-46 Sea Knight helicopters from NAS Whidbey Island began search and rescue operations in the northwestern Washington state areas flooded by heavy rains on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 1975 canadian skier Ken Read is the first Canadian to win a World Cup event, a downhill racve at Val D'Isere, France
Dec 07 In the year 1975 hardie Albright, actress (Silver Streak, Scarlet Letter), dies at 71
Dec 09 In the year 1975 president Gerald Ford signs $2.3 B loan-authorization for NYC
Dec 09 William A Wellman, US director (Ox Bow Incident), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Dec 10 Andrei Sakharov's wife Yelena Bonner, accepts his Nobel Peace Prize on this day in history.
Dec 11 On this day in history first class postage rises from $0.10 to $0.13
Dec 12 On this day in history gas stove explodes & starts fire killing 138 (Mecca Saudi Arabia)
Dec 12 In the year 1975 sara Jane Moore pled guilty to trying to kill President Gerald Ford
Dec 13 Cyril Delevanti, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis), dies at 88 in the year 1975.
Dec 14 On this day in history 6 South Moluccan terrorists surrender, holding 23 hostages for 12 days
Dec 14 In the year 1975 arthur Treacher, TV announcer (Merv Griffin Show), dies at 81
Dec 15 Mukhtar Ashrafi, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1975.
Dec 17 Frank Sully, actor (Parachute Nurse, Inside the Law), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Dec 17 On this day in history lynette Fromme was sentenced to life for attempt on President Ford's life
Dec 19 On this day in history john Paul Stevens becomes a Supreme Court Justice
Dec 20 Vincent Lopez, orch leader (Welcome Aboard), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1975 "Hello, Dolly" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 51 performances
Dec 21 First New York Jet to gain 1,000 yards rushing (John Riggins) on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history william Lundigan, announcer (CBS Mystery Theater), dies at 61
Dec 23 Congress passes Metric Conversion Act on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1975 richard S Welch, CIA station chief in Athens, shot dead
Dec 24 On this day in history bernard Herrmann, US movie composer, dies at 64
Dec 25 Gaston Gallimard, French publisher (Library Gallimard), dies at 94 on this day in history.
Dec 26 Russia begins the world's first supersonic air transport service with its Tupolev-144 run from Moscow to Alma-Ata in the year 1975.