On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1975

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bobby Fischer stripped of world chess title for refusing to defend it

Chess Champion Bobby Fischer
Chess Champion
Bobby Fischer

Famous Birthdays

  • Aries Spears, American comedian (MadTV), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Koji Uehara, Japanese professional baseball pitcher, born in Neyagawa, Osaka, Japan
  • Mickey Beyer Clausen, Danish entrepreneur and philanthropist (Trunk Archive), born in Copenhagen
  • Thomas Hamilton, American NBA center (Boston Celtics), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Yoshinobu Takahashi, Japanese professional baseball player, born in Chūō-ku, Chiba, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Ure, Scottish actress (Sons & Lovers; Where Eagles Dare), dies at 42
1975 Highlights

About April 3, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 46 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries