On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1975

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ron Wood joined The Rolling Stones

Drummer Charlie Watts
Charlie Watts
  • The Red Hand Commandos, a very secretive Ulster loyalist paramilitary group in Northern Ireland, explode a no-warning car bomb in Dundalk, killing 2 civilians and wounding 20

Famous Birthdays

  • Casual [Jon Owens], American rapper (Smash Rockwell), born in Oakland, California
  • Jon Smith, British writer
  • Olivier Tebily, Ivorian footballer

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin (45) weds Beverly Zile

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin
Buzz Aldrin
1975 Highlights

About December 19, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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