On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1975

Historical Events

  • Soyuz 17 returns to Earth

Famous Birthdays

  • Clinton Grybas, Australian Football commentator (d. 2008)
  • Viktor Chistiakov, Russian-born Australian athlete

Famous Deaths

  • Constant Burniaux, Belgian writer (The Abandoned) and art historian (Temps Inquiets), dies at 82
1975 Highlights

About February 9, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius