On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1975

Historical Events


MurderAssassination Attempt

Second assassination attempt on US President Gerald Ford by Sara Jane Moore fails in San Francisco

38th US President Gerald Ford
38th US President
Gerald Ford
  • World Football League folds

Famous Birthdays

  • Ethan Moreau, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Svilen Noev, Bulgarian singer-songwriter

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Salmhofer, composer, dies at 75
  • Patricia Doyle, actress (Wuthering Heights), dies at 60
1975 Highlights

About September 22, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 45 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo