Historical Events for March 1975
|◀ Feb March Apr ▶|
◀ 1974 1975 1976 ▶
Events 1 - 46 of 46
1st - 17th Grammy Awards: I Honestly Love You, Marvin Hamlisch win
1st - Eagles' "Best of My Love" reaches #1
1st - Colour television transmissions begin in Australia.
3rd - "Goodtime Charley" opens at Palace Theater NYC for 104 performances
3rd - Linda McCartney is charged in US with possession of marijuana
3rd - 1st People's Choice Awards: John Wayne & Barbra Streisand win (Motion Picture) and Alan Alda, Telly Savalas & Mary Tyler Moore win (TV)
6th - Algiers Accord: Iran and Iraq announce a settlement of their border dispute.
7th - US Senate revises filibuster rule, allows 60 senators to limit debate
7th - US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
8th - Royal Canadian Mint announces branch opening in Winnipeg Manitoba
9th - "Lieutenant" opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 9 performances
9th - Construction of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System begins.
10th - "Rocky Horror Show" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 45 performances
10th - Dog spectacles patented in England
10th - Sanyo Shinkansen open between Osaka and Fukuoka.
11th - Portugal military coup under general Spinola fails
11th - USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
12th - Vietcong conquer Ban me Thuot South Vietnam
13th - Bernard Slade's "Same Time, Next Year," premieres in NYC
Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand 15th - Bundy victim Julie Cunningham disappears from Vail, Colo
15th - Jevgeni Kulikov skates world record 500m (37.99 sec)
16th - "Lieutenant" closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 9 performances
16th - US Mariner 10 makes 3rd & final fly-by of Mercury
17th - Valeri Muratov skates world record 1000m (1:16.92)
18th - Kurds end fight against Iraqi army
19th - "Dr Jazz" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 5 performances
19th - Penn is 1st state to allow girls to compete with boys in HS sports
21st - Ethiopia ends monarchy after 3000 years
22nd - "Dinge-competed" wins Eurovisie Song festival
22nd - "Dr Jazz" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 5 performances
22nd - "Letter for Queen Victoria" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 18 perfs
22nd - Delta State beats Immaculata for the women's AIAW championship
22nd - Teach-In wins Eurovision Song Festival with "Dinge-Dong"
22nd - Walt Disney World Shopping Village opens
22nd - A fire at the Browns Ferry Nuclear Power Plant in Decatur, Alabama causes dangerous lowering of cooling water levels.
23rd - Sue Roberts wins LPGA Bing Crosby International Golf Classic
24th - Muhammad Ali TKOs Chuck Wepner in 15 for heavyweight boxing title
26th - "Tommy" premieres in London
26th - Washington Capitals play record NHL 37th road game without a win & NHL record of 17 straight loses
26th - The Biological Weapons Convention enters into force.
28th - Wash Caps win 1st game on road after 37 straight road loses also
29th - Jane Blalock wins LPGA Karsten-Ping Golf Open
29th - Only 2nd time Islanders beat Rangers
30th - Ron Lalonde scores the 1st hat trick by a Washington Capital
31st - 37th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Kentucky 92-55
31st - John Wooden's final game, UCLA, wins 10th NCAA championship in 12 yrs