On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1975

Historical Events

  • 1st appearance of San Diego Chicken
  • Gabon amends constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Dana, American race car driver (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • John B. McKay, American test pilot (X-15), dies at 52
  • Richard Conte, American actor (The Godfather, Tony Rome, Hotel), dies from a heart attack at 65
1975 Highlights

About April 15, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries