Historical Events In 1975
Monday, 16 May 2022
Mar 24 In the year 1975 muhammad Ali TKOs Chuck Wepner in 15 to retain the heavyweight boxing title
Mar 24 Muriel Hutchinson, actor (Another Thin Man), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1975 faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz, king of Saudi-Arabia (1964-75), shot by nephew
Mar 26 In the year 1975 "Tommy" premieres in London
Mar 26 Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz, king of Saudi-Arabia (1964-75), murdered at 68 in the year 1975.
Mar 26 On this day in history ottawa raises minimum wage for federal employees from $2.20 to $2.60 per hour.
Mar 27 Arthur Bliss, English composer/conductor (Checkmate), dies at 83 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1975.
Mar 30 Peter Bamm, writer, dies in the year 1975.
Mar 30 In the year 1975 ron Lalonde scores the 1st hat trick by a Washington Capital
Apr 01 Canadian radio and TV stations first start giving the temperature in Celsius, so 32 degrees becomes 0 go figure on this day in history.
Apr 01 On this day in history eugeen Yoors, Flemish draftsman/glass painter, dies at 95
Apr 02 The CN Tower is completed, reaching 555.35 metres in height, becoming the world's tallest free-standing structure on this day in history.
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 Mary Ure, actress (Sons & Lovers, Where Eagles Dare), dies at 42 on this day in history.
Apr 03 On this day in history statistics Canada reports record $2.19 billion paid out in 1974 for unemployment insurance benefits.
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 in the year 1975.
Apr 04 USAF transport carrying orphans from Saigon crashes killing 155 in the year 1975.
Apr 05 "Letter for Queen Victoria" closes at ANTA Theater NYC after 18 performances in the year 1975.
Apr 05 Inez Courtney, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Apr 05 On this day in history soyuz 18A launch aborted short of orbit; cosmonauts return safely
Apr 06 On this day in history bundy victim Denise Oliverson disappears from Grand Junction, Colo
Apr 06 In the year 1975 chiang Kai-Shek Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87
Apr 06 On this day in history chiang Kai-Shek, Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87
Apr 09 In the year 1975 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 Dorothy Patten, dies at 70 in the year 1975.
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