Historical Events In 1975
Sunday, 01 October 2023
Nov 28 Wings release "Venus and Mars/Rock Show" medley in the year 1975.
Nov 29 On this day in history kilauea Volcano erupts in Hawaii
Nov 29 The Microsoft name appears in writing for the first time, in a letter between Bill Gates and Paul Allen about their new company in the year 1975.
Dec 01 Nick Kenny, US columnist/songwriter (Nick Kenny Show), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Dec 03 Hugh Thurlow, cricketer (one Test for Australia 1932), dies on this day in history.
Dec 03 Laos falls to communist forces; Lao People's Democratic Rep proclaimed in the year 1975.
Dec 04 On this day in history hannah Arendt, German/US sociologist, dies at 69 [or Dec 5]
Dec 05 On this day in history jimmy Nervo, actor (Frozen Limits), dies
Dec 05 On this day in history nASA launches space vehicle S-196, it failed
Dec 06 In the year 1975 h-46 Sea Knight helicopters from NAS Whidbey Island began search and rescue operations in the northwestern Washington state areas flooded by heavy rains
Dec 07 Canadian skier Ken Read is the first Canadian to win a World Cup event, a downhill racve at Val D'Isere, France in the year 1975.
Dec 07 In the year 1975 hardie Albright, actress (Silver Streak, Scarlet Letter), dies at 71
Dec 09 President Gerald Ford signs $2.3 B loan-authorization for NYC on this day in history.
Dec 09 William A Wellman, US director (Ox Bow Incident), dies at 79 in the year 1975.
Dec 10 In the year 1975 andrei Sakharov's wife Yelena Bonner, accepts his Nobel Peace Prize
Dec 11 On this day in history first class postage rises from $0.10 to $0.13
Dec 12 Gas stove explodes & starts fire killing 138 (Mecca Saudi Arabia) in the year 1975.
Dec 12 Sara Jane Moore pled guilty to trying to kill President Gerald Ford in the year 1975.
Dec 13 Cyril Delevanti, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis), dies at 88 on this day in history.
Dec 14 6 South Moluccan terrorists surrender, holding 23 hostages for 12 days on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1975 arthur Treacher, TV announcer (Merv Griffin Show), dies at 81
Dec 15 In the year 1975 mukhtar Ashrafi, composer, dies at 63
Dec 17 On this day in history frank Sully, actor (Parachute Nurse, Inside the Law), dies at 67
Dec 17 Lynette Fromme was sentenced to life for attempt on President Ford's life on this day in history.
Dec 19 John Paul Stevens becomes a Supreme Court Justice in the year 1975.
Dec 20 In the year 1975 vincent Lopez, orch leader (Welcome Aboard), dies at 76
Dec 21 "Hello, Dolly" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 51 performances on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1975 first New York Jet to gain 1,000 yards rushing (John Riggins)
Dec 21 On this day in history william Lundigan, announcer (CBS Mystery Theater), dies at 61
Dec 23 Congress passes Metric Conversion Act in the year 1975.
Dec 23 In the year 1975 richard S Welch, CIA station chief in Athens, shot dead
Dec 24 On this day in history bernard Herrmann, US movie composer, dies at 64
Dec 25 In the year 1975 gaston Gallimard, French publisher (Library Gallimard), dies at 94
Dec 26 Russia begins the world's first supersonic air transport service with its Tupolev-144 run from Moscow to Alma-Ata on this day in history.