On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1975

Historical Events

  • "Hoppy, Gene & Me" by Roy Rogers peaks at #65
  • "Men on the Moon" closes at Little Theater NYC after 5 performances
  • Otis Francis Tabler is 1st open homosexual to get security clearance to work for the Defense Department

Famous Birthdays

  • Big Boi [Antwan AndrĂ© Patton], American musician (Outkast), born in Savannah, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Wattis, British actor (Hobson's Choice, Prince & Showgirl, The Man Who Knew Too Much), dies from a heart attack at 62
1975 Highlights

About February 1, 1975

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius