On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Congress passes Metric Conversion Act
  • Peter Seitz makes Andy Messersmith & Dave McNally free agents

Famous Birthdays

  • Sky Lopez, American actress, born in Stillwater, Minnesota
  • Vadim Sharifijanov, Russian ice hockey player, born in Ufa, Russia

Famous Deaths

  • Richard S Welch, CIA station chief in Athens, shot dead