On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1975

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

25th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Richard Petty wins

Auto Racer Richard Petty
Auto Racer
Richard Petty
  • 7h Rugby League World Cup: Australia beats England 25-0
  • American Supreme Court Justice William O Douglas (77) retires after 36 years

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Mets Tom Seaver wins his 3rd Cy Young Award

Baseball Hall of Fame Pitcher Tom Seaver
Baseball Hall of Fame Pitcher
Tom Seaver

Famous Birthdays

  • Angela Watson, American actress (Step By Step - "Karen"), 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
1975 Highlights

About November 12, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio