What Happened on January 21, 1975

Historical Events

  • 28th NHL All-Star Game, Montreal Forum: Wales Conference beats Campbell Conference, 7-1; MVP: Syl Apps Jr., Pittsburgh, C

Famous Birthdays

  • Casey FitzRandolph, American speed skater
  • Ito, Spanish footballer
  • Jason Moran, American jazz pianist, composer (The Bandwagon; Selma; From the Dancehall to the Battlefield), and educator, born in Houston, Texas
  • Nicky Butt, English footballer
  • Willem Korsten, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse)
  • Yuji Ide, Japanese racing driver
Born in 1975

Famous Weddings

Zsa Zsa Gabor

Actress Zsa Zsa Gabor (57) weds toy inventor Jack Ryan (48) (div. 1976)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Gernot Klussmann, German composer, dies at 73
  • Marie Lohr, actress (Pygmalion, Small Hotel, Escapade), dies at 84
1975 Highlights

About January 21, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Please Mr. Postman - Carpenters
  • UK #1 Song: Ms Grace - Tymes