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1975


Jan
3
Birthday of Daft Punks Thomas BangalterBirthday of Thomas Bangalter [Daft Punk] (1975)Top 10 Daft Punk Songs
Top 10 Music Videos of All Time
The History of Daft Punk
Top 10 Masked Musicians

5
Birthday of Bradley Cooper Birthday of Bradley Cooper (1975)Top 10 Decade Defining Actors: 2010s
Ryan Gosling Vs Bradley Cooper: Hollywood Showdown

12
The TV series The Jeffersons airs its first episodeThe TV series The Jeffersons airs its first episode (1975)Top 10 Married Sitcom Couples
Top 10 TV Theme Songs (with Words)

Feb
20
Birthday of Backstreet Boys' Brian LittrellBirthday of Brian Littrell [Backstreet Boys] (1975)Music Showdown: New Kids on the Block Vs. Backstreet Boys

22
Birthday of Drew Barrymore Birthday of Drew Barrymore (1975)Top 10 Hollywood Dynasties

24
Release: Physical Graffiti is releasedPhysical Graffiti is released (1975).Top 10 Led Zeppelin Songs

25
Birthday of Chelsea Handler Birthday of Chelsea Handler (1975)Top 10 Female Comedians

Mar
4
The made-for-TV movie Trilogy of Terror first airsThe made-for-TV movie Trilogy of Terror first airs (1975)Top 10 Scary Movie Dolls

7
Finale of the sitcom 'The Odd Couple'Finale of the sitcom 'The Odd Couple' (1975)Top 10 Television Sitcoms of the 1970s

7
Release: Young Americans album by David BowieYoung Americans album by David Bowie (1975)Top 10 David Bowie Songs

15
Birthday of will.i.am Birthday of will.i.am (1975)The History of The Black Eyed Peas

19
Birthday of Mastodon's Brann DailorBirthday of Brann Dailor [Mastodon] (1975)Mastodon's Brann Dailor on 'The Hunter,' 'Curl of the Burl' video

27
Birthday of Black Eyed Peas' Fergie Birthday of Fergie [Black Eyed Peas] (1975)The History of The Black Eyed Peas

Apr
2
Release: Rock and Roll All Nite by KISS is releasedRock and Roll All Nite by KISS is released (1975)Top 10 Hard Rock Anthems

4
Microsoft is foundedMicrosoft is founded (1975)Top 10 Defining Moments of 1970s America
Video Profile On Microsoft
Top 10 Business Logos

8
Release: Toys in the Attic is releasedToys in the Attic is released (1975)Top 10 Aerosmith Songs

9
Release: Monty Python and the Holy Grail is releasedThe film Monty Python and the Holy Grail is released (1975)Top 10 Funniest Movie Insults

10
Birthday of Dashboard Confessional's Chris CarrabbaBirthday of Chris Carrabba [Dashboard Confessional] (1975)Dashboard Confessional Discusses Emo Music
Dashboard Confessional Discusses the Fans
Dashboard Confessional Discusses the Band's Evolution

14
Birthday of Anderson SilvaBirthday of Anderson Silva (1975)Top 10 Fighters of All Time
Top 10 Greatest Sports Nicknames

14
Birthday of LitaBirthday of Lita (1975)Top 10 Female Wrestlers

24
Death of Badfinger's Pete HamDeath of Badfinger's Pete Ham (1975).Top 10 Musicians Who Died at Age 27

26
Birthday of Slipknot's Joey JordisonSlipknot's Joey Jordison is born (1975).Top 10 Masked Musicians

28
Release: Monty Python and the Holy Grail is releasedThe film Monty Python and the Holy Grail is released in North America (1975)Top 10 Cult Classics: Comedies
Top 10 Movie Kings
Top 10 Medieval Movies
Top 10 Movie Wizards
Top 10 Fantasy Duels

30
Birthday of Johnny GaleckiBirthday of Johnny Galecki (1975).Top 10 The Big Bang Theory Running Gags

30
The TV series Starsky and Hutch airs its first episodeThe TV series Starsky and Hutch airs its first episode (1975)Top 10 Live-Action TV Cars
Top 10 Best Movies Based on a TV Series

30
The Vietnam War endsThe Vietnam War ends (1975)Top 10 Defining Moments of 1970s America
Top 10 Armies of All Time

May
1
Debut of Storm in Giant Size X-Men #1.Debut of Storm in Giant Size X-Men #1. She was created by writer Len Wein and artist Dave Cockrum. She is best known as a longtime member and sometimes leader of the X-Men.Superhero Origins: Storm

1
Debut of the Marvel Comics character StormDebut of the Marvel Comics character Storm (1975)Top 10 Marvel Superheroines

3
Release: Chicago opens on Broadway'Chicago' musical opens on Broadway at the 46th Street TheatreTop 10 Broadway Musicals

8
Birthday of Enrique IglesiasBirthday of Enrique Iglesias (1975)Another Top 10 Sexiest Music Videos

18
Birthday of Jack JohnsonBirthday of Jack Johnson (1975)Top 10 Artists Whose Songs Sound the Same

21
Release: The Return of the Pink PantherThe film The Return of the Pink Panther is released (1975)Top 10 Movie Detectives

25
Lauryn Hill of the Fugees is bornLauryn Hill, founder and singer of the Fugees, is bornTop 10 Rap Groups and Crews

27
Birthday of Jamie OliverBirthday of Jamie Oliver, English chef, restaurateur and media personality, known for his food-focused television shows, cookbooks and more recently his campaign against the use of processed foods in national schools.Top 10 Celebrity Chefs

Jun
4
Birthday of Angelina JolieBirthday of Angelina Jolie (1975)Angelina Jolie Biography (UPDATE)
The Career of Hollywood Vixen Angelina Jolie
Top 10 Angelina Jolie Movies
Top 10 Girl-On-Girl Movie Kisses
Top 10 Movie Bikinis

4
Birthday of Russell Brand Birthday of Russell Brand (1975)The Life and Career of Russell Brand

20
Release: JawsThe film Jaws is released (1975)Top 10 Steven Spielberg Movies
Top 10 Movies of the 1970s
Top 10 Practical Special Effects in Movies
Top 10 Improvised Movie Moments
Top 10 Horror Movies Inspired By True Events

30
Theatrical release of 'Jaws'.Theatrical release of 'Jaws'.Top 10 Iconic Horror Movie Moments

Jul
6
Birthday of 50 CentBirthday of 50 Cent (1975).Top 10 Hip-Hop Feuds and Rivalries
Top 10 Rappers and Hip Hop Artists Turned Actors
Top 10 Actor Body Transformations
Top 10 Rappers and Hip Hop Artists
Top 10 Lip Sync Fails

9
Birthday of Jack WhiteBirthday of musician Jack White (1975)Jack White Biography: White Stripes, Raconteurs, Dead Weather
Top 10 Supergroups
Top 10 Unlikely Musical Collaborations
Top 10 Alternative Bands of All Time (REDUX)
Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 2000s

14
Birthday of BEP's TabooBirthday of Taboo [BEP] (1975)The History of The Black Eyed Peas

24
Birthday of Torrie WilsonBirthday of Torrie Wilson (1975)Top 10 Female Wrestlers

25
Release: A Chorus Line opens on Broadway'A Chorus Line' musical opens on Broadway at the Schubert TheatreTop 10 Broadway Musicals

30
Release: Jimmy Hoffa disappearsJimmy Hoffa disappears from the parking lot of the Machus Red Fox restaurant in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit, at about 2:30 p.m. He is never seen or heard from again, and will be declared legally dead on this date in 1982 (1975)Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters
Top 10 Dead People Rumored to be Alive
Where is Jimmy Hoffa? Former Driver's Theory
Top 10 Famous Disappearances

Aug
1
Comic book debut of Moon Knight.Comic book debut of Moon Knight. This ghostly superhero first appeared in Werewolf by Night #32. Superhero Origins: Moon Knight

7
Birthday of Charlize TheronBirthday of Charlize Theron (1975)Top 10 Charlize Theron Performances
Top 10 Actor Body Transformations
Top 10 Actors Who Can Play Good and Bad Guys

8
Release: Farewell, My LovelyThe film Farewell, My Lovely is released (1975)Top 10 Movie Detectives

14
Release: The Rocky Horror Picture ShowThe film The Rocky Horror Picture Show is released (1975)Top 10 Dance Scenes in Dance Movies
Top 10 Greatest Cross-Dressing Movie Roles
Top 10 Cult Classics: Comedies
Top 10 Halloween Songs

25
Release: Born to Run is releasedBorn to Run is released (1975).Top 10 Bruce Springsteen Songs

Sep
5
Charles Manson follower Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme attempts to assassinate U.S. President Gerald Ford in Sacramento, California.Charles Manson follower Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme attempts to assassinate U.S. President Gerald Ford in Sacramento, California.Top 10 Cults

9
Debut of the TV show Welcome Back, Kotter.Welcome Back, Kotter had its debut on this day in 1975 on ABC.Top 10 Fictional Television Schools

12
Release: Wish You Were Here is releasedWish You Were Here is released (1975).Top 10 Pink Floyd Songs

19
The TV series Fawlty Towers airs its first episodeThe TV series Fawlty Towers airs its first episode (1975)Top 10 British TV Comedies

20
Birthday of Asia ArgentoBirthday of Asia Argento (1975)Top 10 Scream Queens

20
Juan Pablo Montoya is bornColumbian race car driver Juan Pablo Montoya is born. He has participated in numerous races and even finished number 1 in the Indy 500.The History of the Indianapolis 500 Auto Race

26
Release: The Rocky Horror Picture ShowThe film The Rocky Horror Picture Show is released (1975)Top 10 Mad Scientists

30
Birthday of Marion CotillardBirthday of Marion Cotillard (1975)Top 10 Music Biopic Performances

Oct
5
Birthday of Kate Winslet Birthday of Kate Winslet (1975)Kate Winslet Bio: Titanic Star and Academy Winning Actress

11
Saturday Night Live airs its first episodeThe NBC sketch comedy/variety show Saturday Night Live debuts (1975)Top 10 Movie Continuations of TV Series
Top 10 Sketch Comedy Shows
Top 10 Saturday Night Live Characters
SNL Movie Retrospective

11
The TV series Saturday Night Live airs its first episodeThe TV series Saturday Night Live airs its first episode (1975)Top 10 Saturday Night Live Cast Members of All Time

30
Birthday of Ian D'SaBirthday of Ian D'Sa, drummer of Billy Talent.Interview with Billy Talent

31
Release: Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen is releasedQueen song Bohemian Rhapsody is released (1975)Top 10 Iconic Rock Songs
Top 10 Music Videos of All Time

Nov
2
Birthday of Chris Walla of Death Cab for CutieConsisting of Ben Gibbard, Chris Walla, Nick Harmer and Jason McGerr, Death Cab for Cutie is a rock band formed in 1997 in Bellingham, WashingtonInterview with Death Cab for Cutie

8
Birthday of Tara ReidA list of the top 10 celebrity train wrecks, meltdowns and breakdowns.Top 10 Celebrity Train Wrecks

10
The sinking of the SS Edmund FitzgeraldThe sinking of the SS Edmund Fitzgerald (1975)Top 10 Shipwrecks

14
Birthday of Travis BarkerBlink-182 drummer Travis Barker is bornThe History of Blink-182

19
Release: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestThe film One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is released (1975)Top 10 Tragic Movie Endings
Top 10 Dramatic Movie Deaths

19
Release: One Flew Over the Cuckoos NestThe film One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest is released (1975)Top 10 Movies of the 1970s
Top 10 Greatest Best Picture Oscar-Winning Movies
Top 10 Jack Nicholson Performances
Top 10 Movies Where the Bad Guy Wins

20
Death of Francisco FrancoDeath of Francisco Franco (1975)Top 10 Ruthless Dictators

22
Release: Salo, or the 120 Days of SodomThe film Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom is released (1975)Top 10 Controversial Movies (EXPLICIT)

Dec
13
Birthday of Tom DeLongeBlink-182 vocalist and guitarist Tom DeLonge is bornThe History of Blink-182
Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 2000s

13
The character Samurai Futaba debuts on Saturday Night LiveThe character Samurai Futaba debuts on Saturday Night Live, performed by John Belushi (1975)Top 10 Saturday Night Live Characters

16
Birthday of Benjamin KowalewiczBirthday of Benjamin Kowalewicz, lead singer of Billy Talent.Interview with Billy Talent

17
Birthday of Milla JovovichTop List of the Top Ten Supermodels of the 1990sTop 10 Supermodels of the 1990s

18
Release: Barry LyndonThe film Barry Lyndon is released (1975)Top 10 Stanley Kubrick Movies

18
Birthday of Trish StratusBirthday of Trish Stratus (1975)Top 10 Female Wrestlers

18
Release: The Man Who Would Be KingThe film The Man Who Would Be King is released (1975)Top 10 Best Sean Connery Performances

30
Birthday of Tiger WoodsBirthday of Tiger Woods (1975)Tiger Woods: Biography of the Greatest Golfer In The World
Top 10 Celebrity Womanizers