On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1975

Historical Events

  • Kuwait and Gulf and BP agree on terms of nationalization

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Gerald Ford visits People's Republic of China

38th US President Gerald Ford
38th US President
Gerald Ford

Famous Deaths

  • Anna E. Roosevelt, American radio personality (b. 1906)
  • Ernesto Maserati, Italian auto racer and engineer (director, chief engineer Maserati of Modena), dies at 77
  • Nellie Fox, American Baseball Hall of Fame infielder (15 x MLB All Star; AL MVP 1959; Chicago White Sox), dies from lymphatic cancer at 47
  • Nick Kenny, American columnist/songwriter (Nick Kenny Show), dies at 80
1975 Highlights

About December 1, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 45 years and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius