What Happened on June 11, 1975

Historical Events

Film Release

"Nashville", directed by Robert Altman and starring Ned Beatty and Ronee Blakley, is released

  • 1st oil pumped from North Sea oilfield
  • Greece adopts constitution
  • One-day international cricket debut of Javed Miandad aged 17 yrs 364 days

Famous Birthdays

  • Choi Ji-woo, South Korean actress (Stairway to Heaven), born in Paju, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
  • Thomas Bimis, Greek diver (Olympic gold 2004), born in Athens, Greece

Famous Deaths

  • Floro Ugarte, Argentine composer (From My Land; Saika), and educator, dies at 90
1975 Highlights

About June 11, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Sister Golden Hair - America
  • UK #1 Song: Whispering Grass - Windsor Davies & Don Estelle