What Happened on May 26, 1975

Historical Events

Rhinestone Cowboy

"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
  • Kwasi Kwarteng, British politician (Chancellor of the Exchequer), born in London, England

Lauryn Hill (48 years old)

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
Born in 1975

About May 26, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 3 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Before The Next Teardrop Falls - Freddy Fender
  • UK #1 Song: Stand By Your Man - Tammy Wynette