On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1975

Historical Events

Music releaseAlbum Release

John Lennon releases "Rock 'n' Roll" album

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Nixon's White House Chief of Staff H. R. Haldeman
Nixon's White House Chief of Staff
H. R. Haldeman

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

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

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

MLB Catcher Johnny Bench
MLB Catcher
Johnny Bench
1975 Highlights

About February 21, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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