Monday June 02, 1975

US date format: 6/2/1975, UK date format: 2/6/1975

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 2, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Dontae Jones and Sally Newmarch. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Thank God I'm A Country Boy by John Denver. In UK Whispering Grass by Windsor Davies & Don Estelle was in the top 5 hits. Jaws, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975 while How The Good Guys Finally Won by Jimmy Breslin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Musical Chairs. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jet Fighter or Pursuit.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss, Lorraine Gary

Country: United States of America


Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Keith Carradine, Karen Black, Ronee Blakley, Shelley Duvall

Country: United States of America

Love and Death

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Georges Adet, Frank Adu

Country: United States of America


Directed by: Kirk Douglas

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Bruce Dern, Bo Hopkins, James Stacy

Las Vegas Lady

Directed by: Noel Nosseck

Starring: Stella Stevens, Stuart Whitman, George DiCenzo, Lynne Moody


Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 02, 1975?


  • Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
  • Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
  • Xenia name day in Slovakia.
  • The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.


  • 1st time snow fell in London in June

    Famous Deaths

  • Eisaku Sato: Premier of Japan (1964-71 Nobel 1974),...

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Musical Chairs

Directed by: Jonathan Bergstrom

Ovelha Negra

The Invisible Man

Directed by: Joseph Henson

Edward the King

Starring: Annette Crosbie, Timothy West, Helen Ryan, Felicity Kendal

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Good Neighbors

Directed by: Jacob Tierney

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

How The Good Guys Finally Won

By: Jimmy Breslin

192 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. The Viking Press (ISBN 0670382078). 1975 stated first.

The Total Woman

By: Marabel Morgan

The Total Woman

Conversations With Kennedy

By: Benjamin C. Bradlee

"Give[s] us a good idea of what Jack Kennedy was really like—probably as good an idea as anything likely to be written about him [him].

The Ascent Of Man

By: J. Bronowski

The Ascent of Man

The Bermuda Triangle

By: Charles Berlitz

Bermuda Triangle


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Jet Fighter

Platform: Arcade

Genre: military, shooter

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Exidy


Platform: Arcade

Genre: Flight simulator, military, shooter


Platform: Arcade

Genre: Scrolling military shooter

Publisher: Atari, Inc


Platform: PLATO network

Genre: Dungeon Crawl, RPG

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