What Happened on January 24, 1975

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, born in Punta Arenas, Costa Rica
Born in 1975

Famous Deaths

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

About January 24, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 2 months and 9 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