On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1975

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ronald Reagan announces candidacy for Republican nomination for US President

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

Famous Birthdays

  • (Frederick) Dierks Bentley, American country singer (Modern Day Drifter; Riser), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Davey Havok [David Paden Marchand], American singer (AFI), born in Rochester, New York
  • J. D. Drew, American baseball player, born in Valdosta, Georgia

Famous Deaths


Person of interestFrancisco Franco

Francisco Franco, Spanish dictator (1936-75), dies at 82

Spanish Dictator and General Francisco Franco
Spanish Dictator and General
Francisco Franco

1975 Highlights

About November 20, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 45 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio