On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1975

Historical Events

Music History

Rocker Alice Cooper falls off stage in Vancouver, breaks 6 ribs

  • US Open Men's Golf, Medinah CC: Lou Graham defeats John Mahaffey by 2 strokes in an 18-hole Monday playoff to win his only major championship

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Serikow, Landshut GER, hockey forward (Team Germany)
  • Jane Jamieson, Australian heptathlete (Olympics 1996)
  • Kevin Dyson, American football player

Famous Deaths

  • William Hansen, American actor (1776, Pinky, Side Street, Homebodies), dies at 64
1975 Highlights

About June 23, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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