On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Darryl Sittler is named captain of the Toronto Maple Leafs

NHL Legend Darryl Sittler
NHL Legend
Darryl Sittler
  • Rock band Kiss release their 1st live album "Alive!"

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestDan O'Toole

Dan O'Toole, Canadian sports anchor (TSN, Fox Sports 1), born in Peterborough, Ontario

Sports Anchor Dan O'Toole
Sports Anchor
Dan O'Toole
  • 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 pysicist, demonstrated electron diffraction (Nobel 1937), dies at 83
  • Hans Swarowsky, Austrian conductor (Graz Opera 1947-50), dies at 75