What Happened on August 21, 1975

Historical Events

  • 3 truck pile up kills 10, injures 26 on French highway
  • Rick & Paul Reuschel become 1st brothers to pitch a combined shut out
  • US lightens trade embargo against Cuba
1975 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Alicia Witt, American actress (Cybill, Fun), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • Simon Katich, Australian cricketer, born in Middle Swan, Australia
Born in 1975

About August 21, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Fallin' In Love - Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds
  • UK #1 Song: Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) - The Stylistics