Historical Events on October 22, 1975

About Oct 22, 1975

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 11 months and 29 days

Historical Events

  • "Me & Bessie" opens at Ambassador Theater NYC for 453 performances
  • Cincinnati Reds beat Boston Red Sox, 4 games to 3 in 72nd World Series
  • Soviet spacecraft Venera 9 soft-lands on Venus, becoming the first lander to return images from the surface of another planet
  • Turkish diplomat shot to death in Vienna
  • World Football League disbands after the Week 12 of their second season