What Happened on June 28, 1975

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

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David Bowie releases "Fame"

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
David Bowie
  • Golfer Lee Trevino is struck by lightning at Western Open (Ill)
  • The South African rugby team beats France 33-18 in Pretoria

Famous Birthdays

  • Chad Green, Dunkirk NY, baseball outfielder (Olympics-bronze-96)
  • Jon N√∂dtveidt, Swedish musician, Dissection

Famous Deaths

  • Konstantinos Apostolos Doxiadis, Greek architect (b. 1913)
  • Rod Serling, writer/host (Twilight Zone, Night Gallery), dies at 50
  • Serge Reding, Belgian weightlifter (b. 1941)