What Happened on August 17, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Jo Ann Washam wins LPGA Patty Berg Golf Classic

Famous Birthdays

  • Giuliana DePandi, Italian-born American television personality
  • İlhan Mansız, Turkish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Sig Arno, Hamburg Germany, actor (My Friend Irma), dies at 80
  • Vladimir Kutz, Russian distance runner (Olympic-gold-56) dies at 48