What Happened on February 21, 1975

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Watergate figures John Mitchell, H. R. Haldeman & John D. Ehrlichman sentenced to 2½-8 yrs for conspiracy and obstruction of justice

Famous Birthdays

  • Scott Miller, Australian swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Troy Slaten, American actor (Jerry-Parker Lewis Can't Lose), born in Los Angeles, California
Born in 1975

Famous Weddings

Johnny Bench

Cincinnati Reds catcher Johnny Bench (27) weds Vickie Chesser in Cincinnati, Ohio

1975 Highlights

About February 21, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Pick Up The Pieces - AWB
  • UK #1 Song: Make Me Smile (Come Up And See Me) - Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel