On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1975

Historical Events

  • 1st supersonic transport service (USSR-Tupolev-144)
  • 5th Fiesta Bowl: #7 Arizona State beats #6 Nebraska, 17-14
  • Crowd of 85,661 attend the 1st day of the Australia vs West Indies MCG cricket test

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcelo Rios, Chilean tennis star (1995 Amsterdam), born in Santiago, Chile
1975 Highlights

About December 26, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Boxing Day (Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

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