On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1975

Historical Events

  • San Antonio Spurs, then members of the ABA, defeat the NBA's Atlanta Hawks, 109-107 in the first basketball game ever played in the Louisiana Superdome

Famous Deaths

  • Alberto Hemsi, composer, dies at 78
1975 Highlights

About October 8, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra