What Happened on January 22, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Landsat 2, an Earth Resources Technology Satellite, launched

Famous Birthdays

  • Felipe Giaffone, Brazilian racing driver
  • Lee Maxwell Francis Vertongen, Palmerston North NZ, cyclist (Oly-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew George Burry, Swiss-born manufacturer and businessman (b. 1873)
  • Klaas Voskuil, Dutch journalist, dies at 79