Historical Events on May 5, 1975

About May 5, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 6 months and 14 days

Historical Events

  • A's release pinch runner Herb Washington, who played 104 games without batting, pitching, or fielding. He did steal 30 bases and score 33 runs.
  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Michael Shaara for historical novel "Killer Angels"