What Happened on January 7, 1975

Historical Events

  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to AR Ammons (Sphere)
  • Gary Geld & Peter Udell's musical "Shenandoah" premieres in NYC for 1050 performances
  • Led Zeppelin fans riot before Boston concert causing $30,000 damage
1975 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Rob Waddell, New Zealand single scull rower (Olympics 1996) and America's Cup sailor (Team NZ), born in Cambridge, New Zealand
Born in 1975

About January 7, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds - Elton John
  • UK #1 Song: Lonely This Christmas - Mud