What Happened on December 13, 1975

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st time "Saturday Night Live" uses a time delay, Richard Pryor hosts

Comedian and Actor Richard Pryor
Comedian and Actor
Richard Pryor

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Australian Federal Election - Liberals with coalition under Malcolm Fraser win largest ever parliamentary majority

Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Fraser
Prime Minister of Australia
Malcolm Fraser
  • Jane Blalock wins LPGA 14 Colgate Triple Crown Golf Tournament
  • Roy Fredericks hits 169 v Aust at WACA, hundred in 71 balls
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Matt LeCroy, Anderson SC, baseball catcher (Olympics-bronze-96)
  • Sarah Brady, Miss Universe-New Zealand (1996)
  • Tom DeLonge, American guitarist (blink-182, Angels & Airwaves)

Famous Deaths

  • Cyril Delevanti, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis), dies at 88
  • Hendrik Kruls, Dutch gen/chief milt authority (1944-46), dies at 73