On This Day

June 8, 1975 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 2 passenger trains collided near Munich, Germany killing 35
  • USSR launches Venera 9 for Venus landing

Deaths in History

  • Murray Leinster [William Fitzgerald Jenkins], American science-fiction author (Time Tunnel; Land of the Giants), dies at 78
  • William F Jenkins, author (Time Tunnel, Land of Giants), dies at 78
1975 in History