What Happened on May 21, 1975

Historical Events

  • Lowell W Perry confirmed as chairman of US Equal Opportunity Commission
  • Trial against Baader-Meinhof-group begins in Stuttgart

Famous Birthdays

  • Abbas [Mirza Abbas Ali], Indian Tamil film actor and model (Kadhal Desam), born in Kolkata, West Bengal, India
  • Lee Gaze, Welsh guitarist (No Devotion), born in Pontypridd, Wales
1975 Highlights

About May 21, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Shining Star - Earth, Wind & Fire
  • UK #1 Song: Stand By Your Man - Tammy Wynette