What Happened on January 15, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pioneering female comedian Phyllis Diller get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Comedienne and Actress Phyllis Diller
Comedienne and Actress
Phyllis Diller
  • Portugal signs accord for Angola's independence
  • Space Mountain opens at Disneyland

Famous Birthdays

  • Edith Bowman, Scottish television and radio presenter
  • Greg Loveridge, cricketer (NZ leg-spinner, did not bowl v Zim 1996)

Person of interestMary Pierce

Mary Pierce, French tennis player (Australian Open 1995, French Open 2000), born in Montreal, Canada

Tennis Player Mary Pierce
Tennis Player
Mary Pierce