What Happened on August 26, 1975

Famous Birthdays

  • Morgan Ensberg, American baseball player, born in Hermosa Beach, California
  • Shea Seals, NBA guard (LA Lakers) and coach, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
Born in 1975

Famous Deaths

  • (James) Cullen Landis, American silent and sound screen actor (Soul of the Beast; Peacock Feathers), and director, dies at 79
  • Juliette BĂ©liveau, Canadian actress (Le gros Bill) and singer, dies at 85
1975 Highlights

About August 26, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Get Down Tonight - KC And The Sunshine Band
  • UK #1 Song: Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) - The Stylistics