What Happened on October 9, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Emperor Hirohito of Japan visits San Francisco

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Soviet dissident Andrei Sakharov wins Nobel Peace Prize

Nuclear Physicist & Soviet Dissident Andrei Sakharov
Nuclear Physicist & Soviet Dissident
Andrei Sakharov

Famous Birthdays

  • Mahendra Nagamootoo, cricketer (Guyanese leg-spinner)
  • Mark Viduka, Australian soccer striker (Olyroos, Olympics-96)
  • Sean Ono Lennon, Son of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's, born in NYC, New York