On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1975

Historical Events

  • 8th ABA Championship: Kentucky Colonels beat Ind Pacers, 4 games to 1

Famous Birthdays

  • Cole Hauser, American actor (Randy-High Incident)[or Mar 22], born in Santa Barbara, California
  • Jaane Niinimaa, Finnish NHL defenseman (Finland Olympic bronze 1998, Flyers), born in Raahe, Finland
  • Salvador Ballesta, Spanish footballer (Atl├ętico Madrid, Valencia), born in Zaragoza, Spain
  • Tracy Brookshaw, American professional wrestler and valet

Famous Deaths

  • Lefty Grove, American Baseball Player (b. 1900)
  • Torben Myer, Danish actor (Girl Who Came Back, Judgment at Nuremberg, Sullivan's Travels), dies at 90
1975 Highlights

About May 22, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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