On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday

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 (b. 1895)