What Happened on August 1, 1975

Historical Events

  • 35 countries (33 European nations, Canada, and the U.S.) sign the"Helsinki Final Act" agreement concerning boundary integrity; human rights; and economic co-operation
  • 41st Chicago Charities College All-Star Game: Pittsburgh 21, All-Stars 14 (54,103)
  • CSCE Final Act creates the Conference for Security and Co-operation in Europe
1975 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Mandy Leigh, American actress (Bloodscent), born in Greensburg, Pennsylvania
Born in 1975

Famous Deaths

  • Howard Joslin, American actor (Quebec, Detective Story), dies at 68

About August 1, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One Of These Nights - Eagles
  • UK #1 Song: Give A Little Love - Bay City Rollers