On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 25th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Richard Petty wins
  • 7h Rugby League World Cup: Australia beats England 25-0
  • NY Mets Tom Seaver wins his 3rd Cy Young Award
  • Supreme Court Justice William O Douglas retired after 36 years

Famous Birthdays

  • Angela Watson, actress (Karen Foster-Step by Step), born in Danville, Illinois
  • Jason Lezak, American swimmer, born in Irvine, California
  • Nina Brosh, Israeli model (Drakkar), born in Afula, Israel
  • Tevin Jermod Campbell, American rapper, born in Dallas, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Ross, TV host (Telltale Clue), dies at 69