What Happened on June 21, 1975

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

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Elton John, The Eagles and The Beach Boys play Wembley Stadium

Singer Elton John
Elton John

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Ritchie Blackmore quits Deep Purple, forms Rainbow

  • Ruffian leads all the way to win the Coaching Club American Oaks at Belmont and clinch American thoroughbred racing's Triple Tiara for fillies
  • Soyuz 19 returns to Earth
  • West Indies beat Australia by 17 runs to win Cricket World Cup

Famous Deaths

  • Heinz Lau, German composer, dies at 49