Historical Events In 1975
Wednesday, 04 October 2023
Mar 24 On this day in history muhammad Ali TKOs Chuck Wepner in 15 to retain the heavyweight boxing title
Mar 24 Muriel Hutchinson, actor (Another Thin Man), dies at 60 in the year 1975.
Mar 25 In the year 1975 faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz, king of Saudi-Arabia (1964-75), shot by nephew
Mar 26 "Tommy" premieres in London in the year 1975.
Mar 26 Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz, king of Saudi-Arabia (1964-75), murdered at 68 in the year 1975.
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 Renzo Massarani, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Mar 29 In the year 1975 evacuation of Danang by sea began
Mar 29 Jane Blalock wins LPGA Karsten-Ping Golf Open on this day in history.
Mar 30 Peter Bamm, writer, dies in the year 1975.
Mar 30 Ron Lalonde scores the 1st hat trick by a Washington Capital on this day in history.
Apr 01 On this day in history 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 In the year 1975 bobby Fischer stripped of world chess title for refusing to defend
Apr 03 James Rupers kills his family to inherit in the year 1975.
Apr 03 In the year 1975 mary Ure, actress (Sons & Lovers, Where Eagles Dare), dies at 42
Apr 03 In the year 1975 statistics Canada reports record $2.19 billion paid out in 1974 for unemployment insurance benefits.
Apr 04 On this day in history c5A Galaxy on military charter crashes, taking 155 lives (Saigon)
Apr 04 In the year 1975 steve Miller is arrested for burning his girlfriend's clothes
Apr 04 USAF transport carrying orphans from Saigon crashes killing 155 on this day in history.
Apr 05 "Letter for Queen Victoria" closes at ANTA Theater NYC after 18 performances on this day in history.
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 Bundy victim Denise Oliverson disappears from Grand Junction, Colo in the year 1975.
Apr 06 In the year 1975 chiang Kai-Shek Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87
Apr 06 Chiang Kai-Shek, Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87 in the year 1975.
Apr 09 On this day in history frank Robinson first black baseball mgr (Cleveland, beats NY 5-3)
Apr 10 In the year 1975 marjorie Main, actress (Ma & Pa Kettle), dies at 85
Apr 11 On this day in history dorothy Patten, dies at 70
Apr 12 Josephine Baker, US/French revue artist (Folies-Bergere), dies at 68 in the year 1975.
Apr 12 Linda Ronstadt releases "When Will I Be Loved" on this day in history.
Apr 12 On this day in history operation Eagle Pull evacuation from Cambodia