What Happened on May 5, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • A's release pinch runner Herb Washington (played 104 games without batting, pitching, or fielding He stole 30 bases, & scored 33 runs)
  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Michael Shaara (Killer Angels)

Famous Birthdays

  • Christine Buschur, Eagle River Alaska, Miss America-Alaska (1997)