What Happened on October 12, 1975

Historical Events

  • American Jacqueline Hansen runs women's world record marathon 2:38:19 in the Nike OTC Marathon, Eugene, Oregon
  • Archbishop Oliver Plunkett became 1st Irish-born saint in 7 centuries
  • NASA launches space vehicle S-195
1975 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Lex Lang, American actor (Power Rangers), born in Hollywood, California

Marion JonesMarion Jones (47 years old)

American track and field athlete and drug cheat (5 forfeited Olympic medals), born in Los Angeles, California

Born in 1975

About October 12, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Bad Blood - Neil Sedaka
  • UK #1 Song: Hold Me Close - David Essex