On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1975

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Kowalski, Australian swimmer (Olympics-bronze/silver-96), born in Singapore
  • Éric Dazé, Canadian NHL left wing (Chicago Blackhawks; NHL All Star MVP 2002), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Erik Ohlsson, Swedish guitarist (Millencolin)

Famous Deaths

  • James Robertson Justice, British actor (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Moby Dick), dies from effects of a stroke at 68
1975 Highlights

About July 2, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer