What Happened on May 30, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • European Space Agency (ESA) forms
  • Wings release "Venus & Mars" album

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Farrell, English rugby league and union footballer
  • Marissa Mayer, American technology executive (CEO of Yahoo, designed Google home page) born in Wausau, Wisconsin

Famous Deaths

  • Michel Simon, actor (Panic, Plague, Two of Us), dies at 80
  • Steve Prefontaine, American runner (5K 1972 Olympics 4th), dies in a car accident at 24
  • Tatsuo Shimabuku, Japanese martial artist (b. 1908)