On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • US Department of Interior designates grizzly bear a threatened species

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Cheney, Australian musician (The Living End)
  • Dax Shepard, American actor
  • Doug Robb, American singer (Hoobastank)
  • Reuben Thorne, New Zealand rugby union player

Famous Deaths

  • Theo Osterkamp, World War I and World War II German fighter pilot, dies at 82