Historical Events In 1975
Thursday, 13 May 2021
Mar 24 Muhammad Ali TKOs Chuck Wepner in 15 to retain the heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Mar 24 In the year 1975 muriel Hutchinson, actor (Another Thin Man), dies at 60
Mar 25 Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz, king of Saudi-Arabia (1964-75), shot by nephew in the year 1975.
Mar 26 In the year 1975 "Tommy" premieres in London
Mar 26 In the year 1975 faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz, king of Saudi-Arabia (1964-75), murdered at 68
Mar 26 In the year 1975 ottawa raises minimum wage for federal employees from $2.20 to $2.60 per hour.
Mar 27 In the year 1975 arthur Bliss, English composer/conductor (Checkmate), dies at 83
Mar 28 On this day in history renzo Massarani, composer, dies at 77
Mar 29 On this day in history evacuation of Danang by sea began
Mar 29 On this day in history jane Blalock wins LPGA Karsten-Ping Golf Open
Mar 30 In the year 1975 peter Bamm, writer, dies
Mar 30 Ron Lalonde scores the 1st hat trick by a Washington Capital on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1975 canadian radio and TV stations first start giving the temperature in Celsius, so 32 degrees becomes 0 go figure
Apr 01 Eugeen Yoors, Flemish draftsman/glass painter, dies at 95 on this day in history.
Apr 02 On this day in history the CN Tower is completed, reaching 555.35 metres in height, becoming the world's tallest free-standing structure
Apr 03 Bobby Fischer stripped of world chess title for refusing to defend in the year 1975.
Apr 03 In the year 1975 james Rupers kills his family to inherit
Apr 03 On this day in history mary Ure, actress (Sons & Lovers, Where Eagles Dare), dies at 42
Apr 03 Statistics Canada reports record $2.19 billion paid out in 1974 for unemployment insurance benefits on this day in history.
Apr 04 C5A Galaxy on military charter crashes, taking 155 lives (Saigon) on this day in history.
Apr 04 Steve Miller is arrested for burning his girlfriend's clothes on this day in history.
Apr 04 USAF transport carrying orphans from Saigon crashes killing 155 on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1975 "Letter for Queen Victoria" closes at ANTA Theater NYC after 18 performances
Apr 05 In the year 1975 inez Courtney, dies at 67
Apr 05 On this day in history soyuz 18A launch aborted short of orbit; cosmonauts return safely
Apr 06 In the year 1975 bundy victim Denise Oliverson disappears from Grand Junction, Colo
Apr 06 Chiang Kai-Shek Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87 in the year 1975.
Apr 06 On this day in history chiang Kai-Shek, Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87
Apr 09 Frank Robinson first black baseball mgr (Cleveland, beats NY 5-3) in the year 1975.
Apr 10 On this day in history marjorie Main, actress (Ma & Pa Kettle), dies at 85
Apr 11 In the year 1975 dorothy Patten, dies at 70
Apr 12 Josephine Baker, US/French revue artist (Folies-Bergere), dies at 68 in the year 1975.
Apr 12 On this day in history linda Ronstadt releases "When Will I Be Loved"
Apr 12 On this day in history operation Eagle Pull evacuation from Cambodia