Historical Events In 1975
Thursday, 13 May 2021
Aug 29 On this day in history eamon de Valera, Irish president (1937..59), dies at 92
Aug 29 Star in Cygnus goes nova becoming 4th brightest in sky in the year 1975.
Aug 31 Pierre Blaise, French actor (Lacombe Lucien), dies at 24 in the year 1975.
Sep 01 On this day in history gunsmoke goes off the air
Sep 01 In the year 1975 nBC-TV broadcasts its last Monday Night Baseball game as the Montreal Expos defeat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5.
Sep 01 In the year 1975 nYC transit fare rises from 35. to 50.
Sep 03 On this day in history chartered 707 crashes in Atlas Mts of Morocco, 188 die
Sep 04 Walter Tetley, cartoon voice (Sherman-Bullwinkle Show), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1975 lynette "Squeaky" Fromme makes an attempt on the life of US President Gerald Ford in Sacramento, CA.
Sep 05 US President Gerald Ford escapes assassination attempt in Sacramento in the year 1975.
Sep 05 On this day in history wings release "Letting Go"
Sep 06 6.8 quake along Anatolian Fault kills over 2,000 in Lice Turkey in the year 1975.
Sep 06 On this day in history czech tennis star Martina Navratilova requests political asylum while in New York for the US Open.
Sep 06 On this day in history rien van Nunen, Dutch actor (Spuit Elf), dies at 62
Sep 08 Boston begins court ordered busing of public schools on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1975 john Mylong, actor (Robot Monster), dies at 82
Sep 09 In the year 1975 czech tennis player Martina Navratilova defects to the West
Sep 09 On this day in history ethel Griffies, actress (Billy Liar, Birds), dies at 97
Sep 09 The United States launch the Viking 2 spacecraft to Mars in the year 1975.
Sep 09 Viking 2 launched toward orbit around Mars, soft landing on this day in history.
Sep 16 Papua New Guinea gains independence from Australia (National Day) in the year 1975.
Sep 16 Papua New Guinea independence on this day in history.
Sep 17 On this day in history rollout of first space shuttle orbiter Enterprise (OV-101)
Sep 18 Heiress/bank robber Patricia Campbell Hearst captured by FBI in SF on this day in history.
Sep 18 Pamela Brown, actress (Cleopatra, Beckett, Night Digger), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Sep 20 Saint-John Perse, French diplomat/poet (Nobel 1960), dies at 78 in the year 1975.
Sep 21 In the year 1975 thirteen die in coalmine gas explosion at Mt Kianga-Moura, Queensland.
Sep 22 Franz Salmhofer, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1975 sara Jane Moore tries to assassinate President Ford in SF Calif
Sep 23 In the year 1975 ian Hunter, actor/writer (Rockets Galore, Ziegfield Girl), dies at 75
Sep 24 Clive Morton, actor (Goodbye Mr Chips, Moonraker), dies at 71 in the year 1975.
Sep 24 Ian Hunter actor (Sir Richard-Robin Hood), dies at 75 in the year 1975.
Sep 25 Bob Considine, newscaster (Tonight! America After Dark), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history the Chief of Naval Operations approved the popular name Tomahawk for the Navy's Sea Launched Cruise Missile (SLCM).