On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday

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], Teaneck NJ, rapper (Kris Kross-Warm it Up)
  • 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