Historical Events In 1975
Thursday, 26 May 2022
May 04 Gama Hernandez is born in Los Angeles California on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1975 moe Howard, [Moses Horowitz], comedian (3 Stooges), dies at 77
May 05 In the year 1975 pulitzer prize awarded to Michael Shaara (Killer Angels)
May 06 Bundy victim Lynette Culver disappears from Pocatello ID on this day in history.
May 06 Early warnings provided by REACT (ham radio operators) means only 3 people die in tornado that strikes Omaha NE on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history jozsef Mindszenty, [Joseph Prehm], Hungarian cardinal, dies at 83
May 07 President Ford declares an end to "Vietnam Era" on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history small Astronomy Satellite Explorer 53 launched to study X-rays
May 08 In the year 1975 avery Brundage, CEO (Intl Olympic Committee, 1952-72), dies at 87
May 09 Philip Dorn, dies at 73 on this day in history.
May 11 Israel signs an agreement with European Economic Market in the year 1975.
May 12 In the year 1975 the Cambodian Navy seizes the American merchant ship Mayaguez in international waters
May 13 In the year 1975 bob Wills, actor (Lone Prairie), dies at 69
May 13 In the year 1975 hail stones as large as tennis balls hit Wernerville TN
May 13 On this day in history stanley Cup ; Philadelphia Flyers beat New York Islanders 4-3
May 14 In the year 1975 dynamo Kiev wins 15th Europe Cup II
May 14 In the year 1975 french press reports massive deportation from Cambodia
May 14 US forces raid Cambodian island of Koh Tang to free Mayaguez ship on this day in history.
May 14 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1975.
May 15 Emmy 2nd Daytime Award & Emmy News & Documentaries Award presentation on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history india annexes Principality of Sikkim
May 16 On this day in history japanese Junko Tabei became first woman to reach Mount Everest's summit
May 16 In the year 1975 michael X, (Abdul Malik), hanged in Trinidad, for murder
May 16 Muhammad Ali TKOs Ron Lyle in 11 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1975 wings release "Listen to What the Man Said" in UK
May 17 "Funky Gibbon" by The Goodies hits #79 in the year 1975.
May 17 On this day in history 10cc releases "I'm Not in Love"
May 17 In the year 1975 mick Jagger punches a restaurant window, gets 20 stitches
May 17 NBC paid $5 million for rights to show "Gone with the Wind" one time in the year 1975.
May 18 In the year 1975 leroy Anderson, composer, dies at 66
May 19 On this day in history 27th Emmy Awards Mary Tyler Moore Show, Robert Blake &Jean Marsh
May 19 27th Emmy Awards: Mary Tyler Moore Show, Robert Blake &Jean Marsh on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history farm truck packed with wedding party struck by a train, killing 66 in truck, 40 miles south of Poona India
May 19 Junko Tabei is first woman to climb to the top of Mount Everest on this day in history.