On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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

Famous Birthdays

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