Historical Events In 1975
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1975 arthur Pierson, actor/director (Hat Check Girl), dies at 73
Jan 01 Establishment of the Office of Australian War Graves to take over the responsibilities of the Anzac Agency in the year 1975.
Jan 01 In the year 1975 haldeman, Ehrlichman, Mitchell & Mardian convicted of Watergate crime
Jan 01 On this day in history international Women's Year begins
Jan 01 Sweden adopts constitution in the year 1975.
Jan 02 US Department of Interior designates grizzly bear a threatened species on this day in history.
Jan 03 Milton J Cross, TV announcer (Met Opera Auditions), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history carlo Levi, Italian writer (Parole Sono Pietre), dies at 72
Jan 04 Ford Executive Order on CIA Activities within the US (No 11828) on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1975 ice thickness measured at 4776 m, Wilkes Land, Antarctica
Jan 04 Montreal Canadiens shut out Washington Capitals 10-0 on this day in history.
Jan 05 "The Wiz," a musical adaptation of L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, opens on Broadway in the year 1975.
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 In the year 1975 a ship called the Lake Illawarra hits the Tasman Bridge across Hobart's Derwent River; seven ship's crew and five motorists die.
Jan 05 On this day in history don Wilson, pitcher (Astro), dies at 29 of carbon monoxide poisoning
Jan 05 In the year 1975 salyut 4 with crew of 2 is launched for 30 days
Jan 06 On this day in history "Wheel Of Fortune," debuts on NBC-tv
Jan 06 AM America premieres on ABC-TV with Bill Beutel as host on this day in history.
Jan 06 Noel Madison, actor (Jitterbugs, Black Raven), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jan 07 Gary Geld &Peter Udell's musical "Shenandoah" premieres at Alvin Theater New York City NY for 1050 performances in the year 1975.
Jan 07 Led Zeppelin fans riot before Boston concert, causing $30,000 damage in the year 1975.
Jan 07 The oil producing members of OPEC agree to raise prices by 10% on this day in history.
Jan 08 Anthony Warde, actor (Big Punch, Buck Rogers), dies at 66 in the year 1975.
Jan 08 On this day in history 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 Australia beat England by 171 runs in 4th Test to regain Ashes on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1975 caryn Campbell, Bundy victim, disappears from Snowmass, Colo
Jan 12 Chrysler Corp offers first car rebates on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Jan 18 On this day in history "The Jeffersons" spin-off from "All in the Family" premieres on CBS