On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1975

Historical Events

  • Joe Walsh recruited to join Eagles

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Paul VI named J Willebrands archbishop of Utrecht

Pope Paul VI
Paul VI

Famous Birthdays

  • Bartosz Bosacki, Polish footballer, born in PoznaƄ, Poland
  • Jaydy Michel, Mexican model, born in Guadalajara, Mexico

Famous Deaths

  • Vincent Lopez, orchestra leader (Welcome Aboard), dies at 76
  • William Lundigan, American actor (Climax, Pinky, They Asked for It), dies of lung and heart congestion at 61
1975 Highlights

About December 20, 1975

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 45 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

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