On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1975

Historical Events

  • North Vietnamese troops capture Saigon, ending the Vietnam War

Famous Birthdays

  • Elliott Sadler, American race car driver and 1 of 31 drivers to have a victory in NASCAR's three top racing series, born in Emporia, Virginia

Person of interestJohnny Galecki

Johnny Galecki, American actor (Roseanne, The Big Bang Theory), born in Bree, Belgium

  • Mike Chat, American actor
1975 Highlights

About April 30, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 45 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus