On This Day

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

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
1975 Highlights

About October 7, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra