Historical Events In 1975
Friday, 21 January 2022
Apr 13 Jack Nicklaus wins his 5th Masters golf tournament on this day in history.
Apr 13 Larry Parks, actor (Jazz Singer), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Apr 14 Fredric March, actor (Inherit the Wind), dies at 77 in the year 1975.
Apr 15 C Torres discovers asteroid #2784 Domeyko in the year 1975.
Apr 15 In the year 1975 charles Marshall, dies
Apr 15 First appearance of the San Diego Chicken on this day in history.
Apr 17 Khmer Rouge captures Phnom Penh, Cambodia (Kampuchea Natl Day) on this day in history.
Apr 17 The government of Cambodia surrends to the Khmer Rouge on this day in history.
Apr 18 In the year 1975 john Lennon releases "Stand by Me"
Apr 18 Rob Touber, [Robert J Noordervliet), chansonnier/director, dies at 38 on this day in history.
Apr 19 India launches first satellite with help of USSR on this day in history.
Apr 21 Bill Rodgers wins his first Boston Marathon in 2 9 55 in the year 1975.
Apr 21 In the year 1975 bill Rodgers wins his first Boston Marathon in 2:9:55
Apr 21 Jack Allan Westrup, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history last South Vietnam president Nguyen Van Thieu resigns after 10 years
Apr 22 Mary Philips, actress (Farewell to Arms), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1975 pete Ham, rocker (Badfinger), commits suicide by hanging himself at 27
Apr 24 In the year 1975 william Hartnell, actor (Jackpot, This Sporting Life), dies at 67
Apr 25 The first Boeing Jetfoil revenue service, Hong Kong to Macao in the year 1975.
Apr 27 In the year 1975 nicholas Soussanin, actor (Last Command), dies at 86
Apr 28 Jan A de Jonge, Dutch historian, dies at 48 on this day in history.
Apr 28 In the year 1975 john Lennon appears on "Tonight" & Ringo on "Smother Brothers"
Apr 29 Charles McMahon Jr, US USMC lance corporal, killed in Vietnam in the year 1975.
Apr 29 In the year 1975 operation Frequent Wind evacuation from Vietnam begins
Apr 29 On this day in history uS Forces pull out of Vietnam
Apr 30 On this day in history saigon falls to North Vietnamese forces
Apr 30 The Vietnam war ends, with the South surrendering to the North on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 1975 uS civilian forces evacuate from Vietnam; Saigon surrenders
May 01 Canada to bring 3,000 South Vietnamese refugees to Canada in the year 1975.
May 02 Apple records closes down in the year 1975.
May 02 On this day in history uS Navy departs Vietnamese waters at end of evacuation.
May 02 In the year 1975 uSS Midway off-loaded at Utapao, Thailand, over 40 USAF helicopters used in South Vietnam evacuation operations
May 03 On this day in history samuel Gonard, chairman (International Red Cross), dies at 78
May 04 Ed Bullins' "Taking of Miss Jane" premieres in NYC in the year 1975.