What Happened on October 24, 1975

Historical Events

  • Turkish diplomat shot dead in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Corey Dillon, American football running back (Cincinnati Bengals), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Juan Pablo Ángel, Colombian footballer, born in Medellín, Colombia
Born in 1975

Famous Deaths

  • Ismail Erez, Turkish ambassador, killed by car bomb in Paris
  • Zdzisław Żygulski, Sr., Polish literary historian, dies at 87
1975 Highlights

About October 24, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Bad Blood - Neil Sedaka
  • UK #1 Song: I Only Have Eyes For You - Art Garfunkel