What Happened on April 24, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Justin Boocock, Launceston Australia, canoeist (Olympics-96)
  • Michael Stewart, NBA center (Sacramento Kings)
  • Sam Doumit, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Pete Ham, rock musician (Badfinger), commits suicide by hanging himself at 27
  • William Hartnell, actor (Jackpot, This Sporting Life), dies at 67