On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1975

Historical Events

Baseball Record

Phillies Mike Schmidt's 2 HRs ties NL record of 11 HRs in April

Famous Birthdays

  • Joey Jordison, American drummer (Slipknot, 1995-2013 - "All Hope Is Gone"), born in Des Moines, Iowa (d. 2021)
  • Nerina Pallot, British pop-rock singer-songwriter ("Sophia"; "Everybody's Gone To War"), born in London
1975 Highlights

About April 26, 1975

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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