Historical Events In 1975
Thursday, 19 May 2022
Aug 29 In the year 1975 eamon de Valera, Irish president (1937..59), dies at 92
Aug 29 In the year 1975 star in Cygnus goes nova becoming 4th brightest in sky
Aug 31 On this day in history pierre Blaise, French actor (Lacombe Lucien), dies at 24
Sep 01 Gunsmoke goes off the air in the year 1975.
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 On this day in history nYC transit fare rises from 35. to 50.
Sep 03 Chartered 707 crashes in Atlas Mts of Morocco, 188 die in the year 1975.
Sep 04 Walter Tetley, cartoon voice (Sherman-Bullwinkle Show), dies at 60 in the year 1975.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 05 Wings release "Letting Go" on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1975 6.8 quake along Anatolian Fault kills over 2,000 in Lice Turkey
Sep 06 In the year 1975 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 In the year 1975 boston begins court ordered busing of public schools
Sep 08 John Mylong, actor (Robot Monster), dies at 82 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history viking 2 launched toward orbit around Mars, soft landing
Sep 16 On this day in history papua New Guinea gains independence from Australia (National Day)
Sep 16 Papua New Guinea independence on this day in history.
Sep 17 Rollout of first space shuttle orbiter Enterprise (OV-101) in the year 1975.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1975.
Sep 22 Sara Jane Moore tries to assassinate President Ford in SF Calif in the year 1975.
Sep 23 Ian Hunter, actor/writer (Rockets Galore, Ziegfield Girl), dies at 75 in the year 1975.
Sep 24 On this day in history clive Morton, actor (Goodbye Mr Chips, Moonraker), dies at 71
Sep 24 Ian Hunter actor (Sir Richard-Robin Hood), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history bob Considine, newscaster (Tonight! America After Dark), dies at 68
Sep 26 The Chief of Naval Operations approved the popular name Tomahawk for the Navy's Sea Launched Cruise Missile (SLCM) on this day in history.