What Happened on November 12, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 25th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Richard Petty wins
  • 7h Rugby League World Cup: Australia beats England 25-0
  • NY Mets Tom Seaver wins his 3rd Cy Young Award
  • Supreme Court Justice William O Douglas retired after 36 years

Famous Birthdays

  • Angela Watson, actress (Karen Foster-Step by Step)
  • Chris Wells, NHL center (Pitts Penguins), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Gretchen Durgin, Miss USA-New Hampshire (1997)
  • Jason Lezak, American swimmer
  • Nina Brosh, Afula Israel, model (Drakkar)
  • Tevin Jermod Campbell, rapper, born in Dallas, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Ross, TV host (Telltale Clue), dies at 69