On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1975

Famous Birthdays

  • Masaki Sumitani, Japanese comedian
  • Michael Barry, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Sia [Furler], Australian singer-songwriter and producer (Titanium), born in Adalaide, Australia
  • Trish Stratus, Canadian professional wrestler

Famous Deaths

  • Theodosius Dobzhansky, Russian-American genetist, evolutionary biologist and author (Mankind Evolving), dies at 75
1975 Highlights

About December 18, 1975

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

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