Historical Events In 1975
Sunday, 24 September 2023
Jul 04 In the year 1975 bundy victim (?) Nancy Baird disappears from Layton, Utah
Jul 05 In the year 1975 arthur Ashe wins men's single championship at Wimbeldon
Jul 05 On this day in history cape Verde Is gain independence after 500 years of Portuguese rule
Jul 06 Comoros declare independence from France (most of them) on this day in history.
Jul 06 near Wetaskiwin Alberta, a hailstone weighing 249 grams falls(almost 9 oz. for those still Imperial measures) in the year 1975.
Jul 06 Otto Skorzeny, German/Austrian SS (Mussolini/Ardennen), dies on this day in history.
Jul 07 Barbara Brown on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1975 tV soap opera "Ryan's Hope" premieres
Jul 08 On this day in history pres Ford announced hell seek Republican nomination for pres
Jul 08 In the year 1975 quake damages over 2,000 temples in Pagan, Burma. 20-foot-high seated Buddha of Thandawgya decapitated
Jul 09 In Western Minnesota a 5.0 earthquake was the largest historical quake in Minnesota in the year 1975.
Jul 10 Achiel H van Acker, Belgian premier (1945-46, 1954-58), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jul 11 Army of life-size terracotta soldiers discovered in China in the year 1975.
Jul 11 On this day in history kurt Pinthus, writer, dies at 89
Jul 11 On this day in history l Chernykh discovers asteroid #2489 Suvorov
Jul 12 Sao Tome and Principe declare independence on this day in history.
Jul 12 Sao Tom‚ e Pr¡ncipe gains independence from Portugal (Nat'l Day) on this day in history.
Jul 13 8.5" (21.6 cm) of rainfall, Dover, Delaware (state record) on this day in history.
Jul 13 Owen Wynne, cricketer (6 Tests for S Africa 1948-50), lost at sea in the year 1975.
Jul 14 On this day in history ePCOT Center (Florida) plans announced
Jul 14 Zutty Singleton, US jazz drummer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jul 15 On this day in history charles Weidman, US dancer/choreographer (Fables for Our Time), dies
Jul 15 Soyuz 19 & Apollo 18 launched; rendezvous 2 days later in the year 1975.
Jul 15 In the year 1975 the US and USSR launch the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project spacecraft
Jul 17 Apollo 18 & Soyuz 19 make first US/USSR linkup in space on this day in history.
Jul 17 Modoc, the elephant, dies at age 78 (oldest known nonhuman mammal) on this day in history.
Jul 17 Ringo Starr & Maureen Cox divorce on this day in history.
Jul 17 The US and USSR link up in space, with the Apollo Soyuz mission on this day in history.
Jul 18 Federico Ghisi, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jul 19 On this day in history apollo & Soyuz linked in orbit for 2 days, separate
Jul 21 Billy West, actor (Jimmy the Gent, Jealousy), dies at 82 in the year 1975.
Jul 22 On this day in history house of Reps votes to restore citizenship to Gen Robert E Lee
Jul 22 On this day in history the House of Representatives approves a measure to restore the US citizenship of Robert E. Lee, Confederate General during the Civil War.
Jul 24 On this day in history apollo 18 returns to Earth