Historical Events In 1975
Thursday, 23 May 2019
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 on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1975 international Women's Year begins
Jan 01 On this day in history sweden adopts constitution
Jan 02 US Department of Interior designates grizzly bear a threatened species in the year 1975.
Jan 03 In the year 1975 milton J Cross, TV announcer (Met Opera Auditions), dies at 87
Jan 04 Carlo Levi, Italian writer (Parole Sono Pietre), dies at 72 in the year 1975.
Jan 04 In the year 1975 ford Executive Order on CIA Activities within the US (No 11828)
Jan 04 On this day in history ice thickness measured at 4776 m, Wilkes Land, Antarctica
Jan 04 Montreal Canadiens shut out Washington Capitals 10-0 in the year 1975.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1975 "Wheel Of Fortune," debuts on NBC-tv
Jan 06 AM America premieres on ABC-TV with Bill Beutel as host in the year 1975.
Jan 06 Noel Madison, actor (Jitterbugs, Black Raven), dies at 77 in the year 1975.
Jan 07 On this day in history 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 The oil producing members of OPEC agree to raise prices by 10% in the year 1975.
Jan 08 In the year 1975 anthony Warde, actor (Big Punch, Buck Rogers), dies at 66
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 on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history australia beat England by 171 runs in 4th Test to regain Ashes
Jan 09 John Slater, actor (Deadlock, 3 on a Spree), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Jan 11 Soyuz 17 carries 2 cosmonauts to space station Salyut 4 in the year 1975.
Jan 12 On this day in history caryn Campbell, Bundy victim, disappears from Snowmass, Colo
Jan 12 On this day in history chrysler Corp offers first car rebates
Jan 14 In the year 1975 uSSR breaks trade agreement with US
Jan 15 Portugal signs accord for Angola's independence on this day in history.
Jan 15 Space Mountain opens (Disneyland) in the year 1975.
Jan 18 "The Jeffersons" spin-off from "All in the Family" premieres on CBS in the year 1975.