On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Ulster Volunteer Force try to derail a train by planting a bomb on the railway line near County Kildare, Ireland; a civilian who tries to stop them is stabbed-to-death (his actions delay the explosion to let the train pass safely)

Famous Birthdays

  • Andreas Klöden, German professional road cyclist
  • Laila Rouass, Moroccan-Indian actress