On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1975

Historical Events

  • Expos' Jose Mangual struck out 5 times in a game
  • US vetoes proposed admission of North & South Vietnam to UN

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Kelly [Mack Daddy], rapper (Kris Kross-Warm it Up), born in Teaneck, New Jersey
  • Davey von Bohlen, American musician, (The Promise Ring, Maritime)
  • Ronald Clarke, American musician and founder of aliennetwork Records

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony C McAuliffe, US gen/commandant 101st div (Nuts!), dies at 77
  • Howard Wendell, American actor (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, How to Murder Your Wife), dies at 67
1975 Highlights

About August 11, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo