On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "Hot l Baltimore" situation comedy premieres on ABC TV
  • Fastest Earth-bound object, 7200 kph, in vacuum centrifuge, England

Famous Birthdays

  • Rónald Gómez, Costa Rican footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Erich Kempka, German chauffeur to Adolf Hitler, dies at 64
  • Larry Fine, American actor and comedian (3 Stooges), dies at 72