What Happened on December 5, 1975

Historical Events

  • "Me & Bessie" closes at Ambassador Theater NYC after 453 performances
  • NASA launches space vehicle S-196, it failed

Famous Birthdays

  • Paula Patton, American actress (Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol), born in Los Angeles, California

Ronnie O'SullivanRonnie O'Sullivan (47 years old)

British snooker player (7 x world champion; 7 x Masters champion; 7 x UK champion), born in Wordsley, England


Famous Deaths

  • Jimmy Nervo, actor (Frozen Limits), dies
1975 Highlights

About December 5, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Fly, Robin, Fly - Silver Convention
  • UK #1 Song: Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen