53b566951898b90d6fdcd288_org-logo-black.jpg

1975 Radio Oldies



In 1975

* President Ford escapes two assassination attempts in California, Sept. 5, and Sept. 22.

* The city of Saigon is surrendered and remaining Americans are evacuated, ending the Vietnam War.





* Saturday Night Live premieres on NBC. George Carlin hosts the first show.

* One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest won the big five Oscars - Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Writing.

* The Herman Goelitz company introduced the gourmet jelly bean. The original flavors were: Licorice, Lemon, Grape, Root Beer, Cream Soda, Green Apple, Tangerine and Very Cherry. It was rebranded the 'Jelly Belly' in 2001.

* Union Teamster Jimmy Hoffa disappeared.

* Apollo and Soyuz spacecraft take off for a US-Soviet link-up in space on July 15.

* Hip huggers, bell bottoms and leisure suits were the fashion trends in 1975.

* Disco became popular and was the dance of choice.

* People snacked on PEZ candy for the first time, still used 8-track tapes, and asked the Magic 8-ball about their future..

* Patti Hearst becomes "Most Wanted" and is arrested for armed robbery.

Hits of 1975



Mobile Browsers


Hits of 1975


* Love Will Keep Us Together - Captain & Tenille
* Rhinestone Cowboy - Glen Campbell
* Philadelphia Freedom - Elton John
* Black Water - Doobie Brothers
* Before The Next Teardrop Falls - Freddy Fender
* Best Of My Love - Eagles
* Thank God I'm A Country Boy - John Denver
* Chevy Van - Sammy Johns
* Lady - Styx
* Have You Ever Been Mellow - Olivia Newton John
* Low Rider - War
* Born To Run - Bruce Springsteen
* Fire - Ohio Players
* That's The Way I Like It - KC & The Sunshine Band
* Pick Up The Pieces - Average White Band
* Sister Golden Hair - America
* One Of These Nights - Eagles
* Kashmir - Led Zeppelin
* I Can Help - Billy Swann.







Way Back





Born in 1975

Angelina Jolie


Angelina Jolie
David Beckham
50 Cent
Tiger Woods
Bradley Cooper
Kate Winslet
Stacy Fergie Ferguson
Drew Barrymore
Michael Buble
Toby Maguire

40's and 50's

194019411942 1943194419451946 1947194819491950 1951195219531954 1955195619571958 1959

60's and 70's

1960196119621963196419651966196719681969197019711972 1973197419751976 197719781979

80's and 90's

198019811982 1983198419851986 1987198819891990 1991199219931994 1995199619971998 1999