On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday

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
  • James Rupers kills his family to inherit

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