What Happened on October 7, 1975

Historical Events

  • MLB American League Championship: Boston Red Sox beat Oakland Athletics, 3 games to 0
  • MLB National League Championship: Cincinnati Reds beat Pittsburgh Pirates, 3 games to 0
  • Players' Association files a suit on behalf of Dodgers' Andy Messersmith

Music History

US decides John Lennon won't be deported due to UK pot conviction

1975 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Damian Kulash, American musician (OK Go), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Terry Gerin, American professional wrestler, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Tim Minchin, Australian comedian and musician, born in Northampton, United Kingdom
Born in 1975

About October 7, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 5 months and 17 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