What Happened on September 10, 1975

Historical Events

Sports History

Darryl Sittler is named captain of the Toronto Maple Leafs

  • Rock band Kiss release their 1st live album "Alive!"

Famous Birthdays

Dan O'TooleDan O'Toole (47 years old)

Canadian sports anchor (TSN, Fox Sports 1), born in Peterborough, Ontario

  • Jonathan Hoenig, American investment advisor
  • Temple Taggart, Miss USA-Utah (Top 6 in 1997) and Donald Trump accuser, born in Cedar City, Utah

Famous Deaths

  • George Paget Thomson, English physicist who demonstrated electron diffraction (Nobel 1937), dies at 83 [1]
  • Hans Swarowsky, Austrian pianist, conductor (Graz Opera, 1947-50), and educator (Vienna Music Academy, 1949-75), dies at 75
  • Robert Gordon Sproul, American educator and college president (University of California), dies at 84
1975 Highlights

About September 10, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

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