On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1975

Historical Events

  • 1975 NFL Draft: Steve Bartkowski from University of California first pick by Atlanta Falcons
  • 8th ABA All-Star Game: East 151 beats West 124 at San Antonio

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Montminy, 10m diver (Olympics-17-92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • David Zingler, American writer
  • Julian Dean, Waihi NZ, team pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • Junior Spivey, American baseball player, born in Oklahoma, City, Oklahoma
  • Lee Latchford-Evans, English singer
  • Terri Colombino, American Actress

Famous Deaths

  • Ola Raknes, Norwegian psychoanalyst and philologist (b. 1887)
1975 Highlights

About January 28, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius