On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1975

Historical Events

Album Release

Columbia Records releases Bruce Springsteen's landmark third album "Born To Run"

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeremy Horn, American MMA Fighter
  • Molly Tuter, WNBA guard (Phoenix Mercury)
  • Petria Thomas, Lismore NSW Australia, swimmer (Olympic silver 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Frans van Amelsvoort, Dutch choir conductor, dies at 75
  • John R Dunning, US physicist, dies at 67
1975 Highlights

About August 25, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Late Summer Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

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