What Happened on August 2, 1975

Historical Events

  • 104°F (40°C) at Providence, Rhode Island (state record)
  • 107°F (42°C) at Chester/New Bedford, Massachusetts (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ingrid Rubio, Spanish actress (Infidels), born in Barcelona, Spain
  • Mineiro [Carlos Luciano da Silva], Brazilian footballer, born in Porto Alegre, Brazil
1975 Highlights

About August 2, 1975

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 6 months and 4 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