March 7th, 1975

March 7th, 1975, fell on a Friday. Day 66 of 1975. Decade: 1970s.

45 years, 2 months and 30 days have passed since March 7th, 1975.


On This Date

Events that occurred on March 7th, 1975:

  • The body of 17-year-old Lesley Whittle is found in Staffordshire, England.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 7th, 1975:

  • United States: Have You Never Been Mellow - Olivia Newton-John
  • United Kingdom: If - Telly Savalas

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on March 7th, 1975.

  • 1975 in music.

    Billboard-topping music artists in 1975 included The Eagles, The Elton John Band, Glen Campbell, John Denver, KC and the Sunshine Band, Stevie Wonder, Frankie Valli, Minnie Riperton, The Bee Gees and Freddy Fender.

  • American women.

    "American women" were named as the Time Person of the Year in 1975. This cover symbolized the new consciousness of women and their changing roles in American society.

  • 1975 in movies.

    Movies released in 1975 included Jaws, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Dog Day Afternoon, Shampoo, The Return of the Pink Panther, Funny Lady, The Apple Dumpling Gang, "Aloha, Bobby and Rose", The Other Side of the Mountain, Barry Lyndon, Monty Python and the Holy Grail and Death Race 2000.

  • Judy Collins - "Send in the Clowns"

    "Send in the Clowns" by Judy Collins would go on to win a Grammy for 1975's Song of the Year.

  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1975.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 45 years, 2 months and 30 days have passed since March 7th, 1975.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 of 1975.
  • Leap Year: 1975 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 7th, 1975, will be 45 years of age.
  • People born in 1975 belong to the "Generation X" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 163382400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 7th, 1975:

  • February 11th, 1975: Margaret Thatcher becomes the leader of the Conservative Party in the United Kingdom.
  • February 13th, 1975: A fire breaks out on the 11th floor in the North Tower of the World Trade Center.
  • February 21st, 1975: Watergate scandal: John N. Mitchell, H. R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman are sentenced to prison.
  • February 28th, 1975: 43 people are killed when a train crashes at Moorgate station in London.
  • March 31st, 1975: The last episode of Western drama series "Gunsmoke" is aired.
  • April 4th, 1975: Microsoft is founded.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 7th, 1975, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1975 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 7th, 1975 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The Jeffersons - TV show about an African- American couple that have moved into an upscale high-rise building.
  • Baretta - Starring Robert Blake as street-wise detective Tony Baretta.
  • The Rockford Files - TV show about a Private Detective that was previously jailed for a crime that he didn't commit.
  • Kolchak: The Night Stalker - A journalist investigates the supernatural.
  • Little House on the Prairie - TV show that was set in the 1870s.
  • Good Times - American sitcom about a family living in a poor, black neighborhood in inner-city Chicago.
  • Happy Days - TV show that is set in the 1950s / 1960s in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
  • Kojak - TV show about a bald New York detective.
  • Barnaby Jones - Television series about a Private Detective and his widowed daughter-in-law.
  • Last of the Summer Wine - British sitcom about three senior citizens in the Yorkshire Dales.
  • M*A*S*H - TV series about an American military medical unit during the Korean War.
  • Maude - Sitcom starring Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay. Spin-off of All in the Family.

1975 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1975.

"The New Adventures of Gilligan" - "Happy Days" - "Star Trek: The Animated Series" - "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids" - "All in the Family" - "Sesame Street" - "The Pink Panther Show" - "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" - "The Bugs Bunny Show" - "Captain Kangaroo"


1975 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1975:

  • Dungeons & Dragons
  • Connect Four
  • Magna Doodle
  • Evel Knievel Stunt Cycle
  • Baby Alive (doll)
  • Shrinky Dinks
  • Magnavox Odyssey
  • Kenner SSP Racers
  • Big Jim (action figure)
  • Weebles
  • VertiBird (toy helicopter)
  • G.I. Joe Adventure Team
  • Frisbee
  • Battleship (game)
  • Lite-Brite
  • Easy-Bake Oven
  • Etch A Sketch

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 7th of March:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on March 7th, 1975.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 7th, 1975 was probably conceived around the 28th of May, 1974. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 7th, 1975 is the 15th of December, 1975. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Pong - Table tennis game.

7th of March

Events that have occurred on the 7th of March:

  • March 7th, 1936: Germany reoccupies the Rhineland, which violates the Locarno Pact and the Treaty of Versailles.
  • March 7th, 1965: State Troopers attack 525 civil rights demonstrators in Selma, Alabama.
  • March 7th, 2009: The RIRA kills two British soldiers and injures four others at the Massereene Barracks in Northern Ireland.
  • March 7th, 2011: Two and a Half Men: CBS and Warner Bros. terminate Charlie Sheen's contract.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 7th, 1975.

  • 16,529 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,428,102,000 seconds have passed since the March 7th, 1975.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,666,119,000 times.
  • Since March 7th, 1975, earth has travelled approximately 736,900,632,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 238,017,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 122,816,772 steps. That's about 54,585 miles!
  • Since this date, 17,137,224 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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