On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1975

Historical Events

  • Rangers score 8 goals against Islanders in playoffs

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Carrabba, American rock singer and guitarist (Dashboard Confessional - "Stolen"; "Vindicated"), born in West Hartford, Connecticut
  • David Harbour, American actor (Stranger Things), born in White Plains, New York
  • Floris, Prince of Netherlands, son of Princess Margriet of the Netherlands and Pieter van Vollenhoven, born in Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • Steve Washburn, Canadian NHL center (Florida Panthers), born in Ottawa, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Marjorie Main [Mary Tomlinson], American vaudeville and screen actress (The Egg and I; Ma and Pa Kettle films; Another Thin Man), dies of lung cancer at 85
  • Sophia JW "Sophie" Hermse, actress (But a Dream), dies at 86
  • Walker Evans, American photographer (Fortune Magazine), dies at 71
1975 Highlights

About April 10, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Philadelphia Freedom - The Elton John Band
  • UK #1 Song: Bye Bye Baby - Bay City Rollers