On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1975

Historical Events

  • "Mirror", Russian film directed by Andrei Tarkovsky, starring Margarita Terekhova and Ignat Daniltsev, is released
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • US Senate revises filibuster rule, allows 60 senators to limit debate

Famous Birthdays

  • William Hampton, CFL defensive back (Calgary Stampeders)

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Blue, Canadian actor and comedian (Accidental Family, Frank Sinatra Show), dies at 73
  • Francine Larrimore, French actress (John Meade's Woman), dies at 76
  • Mikhail Bakhtin, Russian philosopher, dies at 79
1975 Highlights

About March 7, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces