On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1975

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Muhammad Ali TKOs Chuck Wepner in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali

Famous Birthdays

  • Debbie Keller, soccer forward (Olympics 1996), born in Winfield, Illinois
  • Julia Bikbova, dance skater (with partner John Lee), born in Kiev, Ukraine
  • Krisdayanti, Indonesian singer, actress and diva
  • Thomas Johansson, Swedish tennis player (Australian Open 2002), born in Link√∂ping, Sweden

Famous Deaths

  • Muriel Hutchison, American actress (Another Thin Man), dies at 60
  • Oscar Rasbach, American composer, dies at 86
1975 Highlights

About March 24, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries