On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1975

Historical Events

  • Viking 2 Mars probe launches

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael BublĂ©, Canadian singer and actor (Crazy Love), born in Burnaby, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Ethel Griffies, actress (Billy Liar, Birds), dies at 97
  • John McGiver, American actor (Patty Duke Show, Jimmy Stewart Show), dies from a heart attack at 61
  • Minta Durfee, actress (Keystone Comedies, Mickey), dies at 85
1975 Highlights

About September 9, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo