1975

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1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar).

Contents

Events

January

February

March

April-May

June-July

August

September

October

November

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December

Unknown dates

  • In New Zealand, Maori leader Whina Cooper leads a march of 5000 people in support of Maori claims to their land
  • The Third Cod War between UK and Iceland lasted between November 1975 - June 1976
  • Government of Colombia announces finding of Ciudad Perdida
  • Spanish army quits Spanish (Western) Sahara. Saharaui Republic (RASD) is created. Morocco invades ex-Spanish Western Sahara.
  • First use of the term fractal
  • Victoria (Australia) abolishes capital punishment
  • South Australia becomes first Australian state to decriminalize homosexual acts between consenting adults
  • Self-proclaimed time traveller John Titor arrives to acquire an IBM 5100 for use in 2036
  • MIND opens
  • In May, rock singer Peter Gabriel announces that he is leaving British progressive rock band Genesis after their successful The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway tour.
  • Jehovah's Witnesses claimed that Armageddon would happen in 1975 and many of them sold their houses and businesses to prepare for the new world of paradise on earth which they believe will exist when Jesus comes back.
  • BACCHUS Network, American college alcohol peer-education network established.
  • The Rock and Roll band KISS releases their Alive! album, catapulting them into record success. The album goes 4x platinum. Kiss was having trouble with record sale until then, as they sounded much different live then they did on record. They solved this problem by creating live albums.

Births

January-April

May-August

September-December

Deaths

Unknown date

January-March

April-August

September-December

Nobel Prizes

Templeton Prize

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