What Happened on March 7, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • US Senate revises filibuster rule, allows 60 senators to limit debate

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrey Savenkov, hockey defenseman (Team Kazakhstan Oly-1998)
  • William Hampton, CFL defensive back (Calgary Stampeders)

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Blue, Canadian actor (Accidental Family), dies at 73
  • Francine Larrimore, actress (John Meade's Woman), dies at 76
  • Mikhail Bakhtin, Russian philosopher (b. 1895)