On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1975

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

California Angels pitcher Nolan Ryan records his record equalling 4th MLB career no-hitter in beating the Baltimore Orioles, 1-0

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan
  • Cars in Netherlands must have seatbelts
  • John Kander and Fred Ebb's musical "Chicago" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 947 performances

Sport awardLPGA Championship

LPGA Championship Women's Golf, Pine Ridge GC: Kathy Whitworth wins her 3rd LPGA C'ship by 1 stroke from Sandra Haynie

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Ronnie Wood replaces Mick Taylor as Rolling Stone guitarist

Famous Birthdays

  • James Storm, American pro wrestler (TNA World Heavyweight Champion 2011; record 7-time TNA World Tag Team Champion), born in Franklin, Tennessee
  • Nikol Pashinyan, Armenian politician, Prime Minister of Armenia (2018-), born in Ijevan, Soviet Union
1975 Highlights

About June 1, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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