What Happened on November 11, 1975

Historical Events

  • Angola gains independence from Portugal (National Day)
  • Australian Prime Minister Gough Whitlam removed from office by Governor General Sir John Kerr - 1st elected PM removed in 200 yrs

Event of Interest

Liberal leader Malcolm Fraser sworn in as caretaker Prime Minister of Australia after sacking of the Whitlam Government by Governor General John Kerr

1975 History

Famous Birthdays

  • G. Reid Wiseman, American astronaut (Expedition 40/41, Artemis II), born in Baltimore, Maryland [1]
Born in 1975

Famous Deaths

  • Marty May, American actor (Fireball Fun For All), dies at 79

About November 11, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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

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