Historical Events In 1975
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Nov 28 Wings release "Venus and Mars/Rock Show" medley in the year 1975.
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 in the year 1975.
Dec 01 Nick Kenny, US columnist/songwriter (Nick Kenny Show), dies at 80 in the year 1975.
Dec 03 Hugh Thurlow, cricketer (one Test for Australia 1932), dies in the year 1975.
Dec 03 In the year 1975 laos falls to communist forces; Lao People's Democratic Rep proclaimed
Dec 04 In the year 1975 hannah Arendt, German/US sociologist, dies at 69 [or Dec 5]
Dec 05 Jimmy Nervo, actor (Frozen Limits), dies on this day in history.
Dec 05 NASA launches space vehicle S-196, it failed in the year 1975.
Dec 06 On this day in history h-46 Sea Knight helicopters from NAS Whidbey Island began search and rescue operations in the northwestern Washington state areas flooded by heavy rains
Dec 07 On this day in history 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 President Gerald Ford signs $2.3 B loan-authorization for NYC in the year 1975.
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 Sara Jane Moore pled guilty to trying to kill President Gerald Ford in the year 1975.
Dec 13 Cyril Delevanti, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis), dies at 88 in the year 1975.
Dec 14 In the year 1975 6 South Moluccan terrorists surrender, holding 23 hostages for 12 days
Dec 14 On this day in history arthur Treacher, TV announcer (Merv Griffin Show), dies at 81
Dec 15 On this day in history mukhtar Ashrafi, composer, dies at 63
Dec 17 In the year 1975 frank Sully, actor (Parachute Nurse, Inside the Law), dies at 67
Dec 17 Lynette Fromme was sentenced to life for attempt on President Ford's life in the year 1975.
Dec 19 In the year 1975 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 "Hello, Dolly" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 51 performances on this day in history.
Dec 21 First New York Jet to gain 1,000 yards rushing (John Riggins) in the year 1975.
Dec 21 William Lundigan, announcer (CBS Mystery Theater), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1975 congress passes Metric Conversion Act
Dec 23 Richard S Welch, CIA station chief in Athens, shot dead on this day in history.
Dec 24 Bernard Herrmann, US movie composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history gaston Gallimard, French publisher (Library Gallimard), dies at 94
Dec 26 On this day in history russia begins the world's first supersonic air transport service with its Tupolev-144 run from Moscow to Alma-Ata.