On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1975

Historical Events

  • 1st broadcast of "One Day at a Time" on CBS TV

Sports History

Bill Veeck buys 80% of White Sox from John Allyn

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Kowalewicz, Canadian rock singer and songwriter (Billy Talent), born in Pierrefonds, Quebec
  • Jacob "Jake" Cinninger, American rock guitarist, and songwriter (Umphrey's McGee), born in Niles, Michigan
  • Jonathan Scarfe, Canadian actor
  • Nawo Kawakita, Japanese heavy metal drummer (Maximum the Hormone)
  • Valentin Bădoi, Romanian footballer
1975 Highlights

About December 16, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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