What Happened on October 7, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Walsh, Summit NJ, soccer midfielder (Olympic gold 1996)
  • Damian Kulash, American musician (OK Go)
  • Terry Gerin, American professional wrestler
  • Tim Minchin, Australian comedian and musician