On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1975

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Great Yankee trade getting Willie Randolph, Dock Ellis & Ken Brett from Pirates for George "Doc" Medich

MLB Second Baseman and Manager Willie Randolph
MLB Second Baseman and Manager
Willie Randolph
  • US 1st class postage rises from 10 cents to 13 cents

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerben de Knegt, Dutch cyclist, born in Tilburg, Netherlands
  • Tomoka Kurotani, Japanese actress, born in Kita-ku, Sakai, Osaka Prefecture, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Lee Wiley, American jazz singer (Night in Manhattan), dies at 67
1975 Highlights

About December 11, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius