On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1975

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Anwar Sadat becomes the 1st Egyptian president to officially visit the United States

President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate Anwar Sadat
President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate
Anwar Sadat
  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC
  • Cuba beats Mexico for its 4th Pan Am Games Gold Medal in baseball

Famous Birthdays

  • Katja Riipi, Finnish ice hockey left wing (Olympics bronze 1998), born in Sodankyl√§, Finland
  • Tammy Cleland, American synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in Sanford, Florida
1975 Highlights

About October 26, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 45 years and 1 month
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio