On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1975

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Rodgers & Hart" closes at Helen Hayes Theater NYC after 108 performances
  • Peter Gabriel quits Genesis

Famous Birthdays

  • Didier Agathe, French footballer, born in Saint-Pierre, RĂ©union
  • Felicia Zimmermann, American fencer (Olympics 1996), born in Rochester, New York
  • George Stults, American actor, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Taika Waititi, New Zealand film director (Boy, Thor: Ragnarok), born in Wellington, New Zealand