On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1975

Historical Events

  • 7th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at El Cortez Hotel
  • Murtala Mohammed overthrows General Gowon to become Nigerian Head of State
  • Simon Gray's "Otherwise Engaged" premieres in London
  • US Teamsters President Jimmy Hoffa disappears in suburban Detroit; Hoffa legally declared dead in 1982

Famous Birthdays

  • Annie Parisse [Anne Marie Cancelmi], American actress (Law & Order, As the World Turns), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Graham Nicholls, English artist, born in London, United Kingdom
  • Tifini Hale, American rocker (Party-Rodeo, That's Why), born in Palm Springs, California
1975 Highlights

About July 30, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo