June 20th, 1975, fell on a Friday. It was day 171 of 1975. The decade was the 1970s.
45 years, 0 months and 23 days have passed since June 20th, 1975.
On This Date
Events that occurred on June 20th, 1975:
The movie Jaws (1975) is released.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 20th, 1975:
United States: Love Will Keep Us Together - Captain & Tennille
United Kingdom: Whispering Grass - Windsor Davies & Don Estelle
Take Me Back!
The date is June 20th, 1975 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.
In America, the song Love Will Keep Us Together by Captain & Tennille is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Whispering Grass by Windsor Davies & Don Estelle is the number one hit song. Gerald Ford is currently the President of the United States.
Because it's 1975, the music charts are being dominated by the likes of Billy Swan, 10cc, Alain Barriere, Morris Albert, the Salsoul Orchestra, Captain & Tennille, Elton John and David Bowie. Steven Spielberg's film "Jaws" is being played in movie theaters at the moment. People are watching popular TV shows such as "McCloud", "McMillan & Wife", "M*A*S*H" and "Little House on the Prairie".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Pong", "Gotcha", "Tank" and "Pursuit". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Captain Kangaroo", "Sesame Street", "All in the Family" and "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Easy-Bake Oven", "Big Jim (action figure)", "Shrinky Dinks" and "Evel Knievel Stunt Cycle".
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 June 20th, 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" 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.
Steven Spielberg's movie "Jaws" was being played in movie theaters at the time.
Basic facts and information about this date:
45 years, 0 months and 23 days have passed since June 20th, 1975.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 25 of 1975.
Leap Year: 1975 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on June 20th, 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 172450800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around June 20th, 1975:
May 25th, 1975: The Golden State Warriors win the 1975 NBA Finals after they defeat the Washington Bullets 4-0.
May 28th, 1975: Football: Bayern Munich win the European Cup after defeating Leeds United 2-0.
May 31st, 1975: 18-year-old Mona Blades goes missing while hitchhiking in New Zealand.
July 4th, 1975: Australian newspaper publisher Juanita Nielsen disappears.
Horoscopes & Birthstone Information
Zodiac & Birthstone information:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 20th, 1975, will have the star sign Gemini.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1975 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
Native American Zodiac: June 20th, 1975 falls under the Deer.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Starsky & Hutch - Detectives David Starsky and Kenneth 'Hutch' Hutchinson protect the streets of Bay City.
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.
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
Evel Knievel Stunt Cycle
Baby Alive (doll)
Kenner SSP Racers
Big Jim (action figure)
VertiBird (toy helicopter)
G.I. Joe Adventure Team
Etch A Sketch
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 20th of June:
Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on June 20th, 1975.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on June 20th, 1975 was probably conceived around the 10th of September, 1974. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 20th, 1975 is the 29th of March, 1976. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Pursuit - Arcade game where the player gets to control a World War I flying ace.
Tank - Arcade game developed by Kee Games.
Gotcha - Arcade game developed by Atari.
Space Race - Arcade game in which two players each control a rocket ship.
Pong - Table tennis game.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about June 20th, 1975.
16,460 days have passed since this date.
1,422,144,000 seconds have passed since the June 20th, 1975.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,659,168,000 times.
Since June 20th, 1975, earth has travelled approximately 733,826,304,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 237,024,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 122,304,384 steps. That's about 54,358 miles!
Since this date, 17,065,728 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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