What Happened on October 25, 1975

Historical Events

Album Release

Columbia Records releases "Still Crazy After All These Years", the fourth solo studio album by American singer-songwriter Paul Simon; it features the title track and the hits "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover" and "My Little Town", and wins 2 Grammy Awards

  • Denver Nuggets 1st game at McNichols Sports Arena beat St Louis Spirits
  • USSR's Venera 10 makes day-side Venus landing

Famous Birthdays

  • Eirik Glambek Bøe, Norwegian musician (Kings of Convenience), born in Bergen, Norway
  • Ryan Clement, American football quarterback, born in Denver, Colorado
  • Zadie Smith, British novelist (White Teeth; On Beauty; Swing Time), born in Brent, London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Puglia, Italian actor (Black Orchid, Jungle Book), dies at 83
1975 Highlights

About October 25, 1975

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 3 months and 14 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