On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1975

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Release

"One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" based on book by Ken Kesey, directed by Milos Forman and starring Jack Nicholson and Louise Fletcher is released (Academy Awards Best Picture 1976)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Reds 2nd baseman Joe Morgan is named NL MVP

MLB Hall of Fame Infielder and Broadcaster Joe Morgan
MLB Hall of Fame Infielder and Broadcaster
Joe Morgan

Famous Birthdays

  • Ju-Yeon Choi, Pusan Korea, tennis star (1995 Futures-Seoul-KOR II)
  • Sushmita Sen, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, Indian actress and model, crowned 43rd Miss Universe in 1994

Famous Deaths

  • Roger D. Branigin, American politician (b. 1902)
1975 Highlights

About November 19, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio