On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1975

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Harding, British conductor (Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, 2007 to present), born in Oxford, England
  • James Black, Canadian singer-songwriter (Finger Eleven), born in Ontario, Canada
  • Raleigh Roundtree, tackle (San Diego Chargers)
  • Takahiro Suwa, Japanese professional wrestler

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre Blaise, French actor (Lacombe Lucien), dies at 24
1975 Highlights

About August 31, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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