Historical Events In 1975
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Jan 01 Arthur Pierson, actor/director (Hat Check Girl), dies at 73 in the year 1975.
Jan 01 Establishment of the Office of Australian War Graves to take over the responsibilities of the Anzac Agency on this day in history.
Jan 01 Haldeman, Ehrlichman, Mitchell & Mardian convicted of Watergate crime in the year 1975.
Jan 01 International Women's Year begins on this day in history.
Jan 01 Sweden adopts constitution in the year 1975.
Jan 02 In the year 1975 uS Department of Interior designates grizzly bear a threatened species
Jan 03 On this day in history milton J Cross, TV announcer (Met Opera Auditions), dies at 87
Jan 04 On this day in history carlo Levi, Italian writer (Parole Sono Pietre), dies at 72
Jan 04 In the year 1975 ford Executive Order on CIA Activities within the US (No 11828)
Jan 04 Ice thickness measured at 4776 m, Wilkes Land, Antarctica on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history montreal Canadiens shut out Washington Capitals 10-0.
Jan 05 On this day in history "The Wiz," a musical adaptation of L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, opens on Broadway.
Jan 05 On this day in history 14 die when British freighter "Lake Illawarra" rams pylon bridge between Derwent & Hobart, Tasmania & ship sinks
Jan 05 A ship called the Lake Illawarra hits the Tasman Bridge across Hobart's Derwent River; seven ship's crew and five motorists die in the year 1975.
Jan 05 Don Wilson, pitcher (Astro), dies at 29 of carbon monoxide poisoning in the year 1975.
Jan 05 Salyut 4 with crew of 2 is launched for 30 days in the year 1975.
Jan 06 On this day in history "Wheel Of Fortune," debuts on NBC-tv
Jan 06 In the year 1975 aM America premieres on ABC-TV with Bill Beutel as host
Jan 06 In the year 1975 noel Madison, actor (Jitterbugs, Black Raven), dies at 77
Jan 07 In the year 1975 gary Geld &Peter Udell's musical "Shenandoah" premieres at Alvin Theater New York City NY for 1050 performances
Jan 07 Led Zeppelin fans riot before Boston concert, causing $30,000 damage on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1975 the oil producing members of OPEC agree to raise prices by 10%
Jan 08 Anthony Warde, actor (Big Punch, Buck Rogers), dies at 66 in the year 1975.
Jan 08 In the year 1975 judge Sirica orders release of Watergate's John W Dean III, Herbert W Kalmbach & Jeb Stuart Magruder from prison
Jan 09 600 employees of Royal Canadian Mint go on strike in the year 1975.
Jan 09 In the year 1975 australia beat England by 171 runs in 4th Test to regain Ashes
Jan 09 In the year 1975 john Slater, actor (Deadlock, 3 on a Spree), dies at 58
Jan 11 Soyuz 17 carries 2 cosmonauts to space station Salyut 4 in the year 1975.
Jan 12 Caryn Campbell, Bundy victim, disappears from Snowmass, Colo on this day in history.
Jan 12 Chrysler Corp offers first car rebates on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1975 uSSR breaks trade agreement with US
Jan 15 Portugal signs accord for Angola's independence in the year 1975.
Jan 15 Space Mountain opens (Disneyland) in the year 1975.
Jan 18 "The Jeffersons" spin-off from "All in the Family" premieres on CBS on this day in history.