On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1975

Historical Events

  • 17-year-old Lesley Whittle is kidnapped in Shropshire, England

NBA All-Star Game

25th NBA All-Star Game, Arizona Vets Memorial Coliseum, Phoenix, Az: East beats West, 108-102; MVP: Walt Frazier, NY Knicks, PG

  • Anita Wold (Norway) sets women's ski jump distance record-98 m
  • USSR breaks trade agreement with US

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcel Koning, Dutch football player (FC The Hague/NEC), born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Ricardo López, Uruguayan-born stalker of Björk, born in Uruguay (d. 1996)
1975 Highlights

About January 14, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Makar Sankranti / Pongal (India)

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn