What Happened on July 6, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Argentine government falls
  • Comoros declare independence from France (most of them)
  • Dmitri Shostakovitch completes Sonate for alto opus 147
  • Susie McAllister wins LPGA Wheeling Ladies Golf Classic

Famous Birthdays

  • 50 Cent [Curtis James Jackson III], American rapper and businessman, born in Queens, New York
  • Amir-Abbas Fakhravar, Iranian journalist and activist
  • Sebasti├ín Rulli, Argentine actor

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Skorzeny, German/Austrian SS (Mussolini/Ardennen), dies
  • Ruffian, American racehorse (b. 1972)