On This Day

November 11, 1975 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Angola gains independence from Portugal (National Day)
  • Australian Prime Minister Gough Whitlam removed from office by Governor General Sir John Kerr - 1st elected PM removed in 200 yrs

Historic Event

Liberal leader Malcolm Fraser sworn in as caretaker Prime Minister of Australia after sacking of the Whitlam Government by Governor General John Kerr