On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1975

Historical Events

Music Single

"Rhinestone Cowboy" single released by Glen Campbell (Billboard Song of the Year, 1975)

  • Tennis game in Surrey championships lasts 31 minutes

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Lindsey Donaldson, 100m/200m runner (Olympics 1996), born in Dunedin, New Zealand

Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill, American singer-songwriter (The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill), born in East Orange, New Jersey

  • Travis Lee, baseball 1st baseman (Olympic bronze 1996), born in San Diego, California
1975 Highlights

About May 26, 1975

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

Holidays: Memorial Day (United States), Spring Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

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