On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1975

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bob Geldof's first appearance with The Boomtown Rats

Singer-Songwriter and Political Activist Bob Geldof
Singer-Songwriter and Political Activist
Bob Geldof

Famous Birthdays

  • Carla Boyd, Australian basketball player (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Wynyard, Tasmania
  • Fabio Celestini, Swiss footballer, born in Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Jagan Hames, Australian decathlete (Olympics 1996), born in McLaren Vale, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Calleia, Maltese-American actor (Jungle Book, Gilda), dies at 78
  • SD Burman, Indian musician (b. 1906)
1975 Highlights

About October 31, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio