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75th Birthday Gift Ideas for Dad – 30 Presents He’ll Actually Love

A milestone event like this calls out for a memorable gift. If you’re stuck trying to think of fabulous 75th birthday gift ideas for Dad, no need to worry. Just check out this guide to the top presents for your father, and you’ll have the perfect gift chosen in no time!

75th Birthday New York Times Front Page Newspaper Book with Coin SetThe New York Times Ultimate Birthday Book 

This best-seller is the perfect way to commemorate Dad’s special birthday! 

Handsome personalized book features every single New York Times front page from Dad’s birthday for his entire life.

There’s also blank pages for mementos and personal memories, as well as a timeline of major 20th century news events

Dad will enjoy reading this book long after his birthday has come and gone!

The Day You Were Born Ultimate Birthday Book by the New York Times

Personalized Day You Were Born Canvas Print

Personalized Day You Were Born History Plaque

The perfect affordable gift for the Dad who has everything, this personalized print features Dad’s name and birthdate at the top.

The antiqued-looking keepsake then details interesting headline news, movies, songs, and sports results from the he was born.

It also features a fun cost-of-living comparison between now and then.

If you’ve left your shopping until the last minute, this can ship in just 1 day!

75th Birthday Shirts for Dad

Dad needs a funny shirt to let everyone know that he's hit the big 7-5!

Zazzle has the best selection of 75th birthday shirts - over 1000 shirts in loads of different styles!

Each design can be printed on several types of shirts, including t-shirts, hoodies, long-sleeved shirts and more.  

It Took Me 75 Years to Look This Good Shirt

To My Dad Personalized Glass Frame

Personalized 75th Birthday Glass Frame for Dad

Showcase a favorite photo – and tell Dad exactly how much he means to you – with this handsome personalized frame.

Choose from 5 pre-written letters, or compose your own heart-felt message.

Story of a Lifetime Personalized Memory Book

Dad will love reminiscing about his life, and you’ll love getting to know him better when you give him this handsome keepsake journal!

It contains over 380 pages filled with intriguing questions that are sure to spark conversation and memories.

A fun project for Dad that will become a treasured family keepsake for generations!

75th Birthday Gift Baskets for Dad

Add a Personalized Happy 75th Birthday Ribbon

75th Birthday Food and Wine Gift Basket for Dad

A milestone birthday calls for special food and drinks - and a 75th birthday gift basket is the perfect present!

My favorite site for top-quality gift baskets is GiftTree.

They offer everything from inexpensive (under $30) gift baskets to over-the-top luxurious champagne gift baskets (over $500).

No matter your budget, you'll find the perfect gift basket for Dad.  Add a personalized ribbon for an extra-special touch.

Happy Birthday Cookie Gift Bucket

Around the World Wine Chest

Dom Perignon Ultimate Champagne Gift Basket

Birthday Gala Gift Basket

New York Times Day You Were Born Puzzle

Give Dad a gift that he can enjoy long after his big day is over with a jigsaw puzzle that features the New York Times front page from the day he was born!

A fun and unique memento to mark this historic occasion!

Dad Branding Iron

Personalized 75th Birthday Beer Mugs for Dad

Personalized 75th Birthday Beer Mug for Dad

Dad deserves to enjoy a nice cold one on his special day, and this personalized 25 ounce mug is the perfect mug!

Sturdy, traditionally-designed mug is personalized with your own message.

Personalized Vintage Beer Mug

Personalized Pub Glasses

Personalized Beer Carrier

Personalized Frosted Mason Jar

75th Birthday Photo Album

Dad needs a convenient way to store all the pictures from his big day!

Handsome wooden photo album ​holds up to 72 pictures from his celebration.

Personalize the front with his name and special birthday.​

75th Birthday Photo Album

The New York Times Front Page Reprint

Need a 75th birthday gift for the hard-buy-for Dad who has everything?

Dad probably doesn't have a reprint of The New York Times from the day he was born!​

Unique poster is available framed or unframed.​

Personalized Wood Valet Box with Poem

This sentimental gift is the perfect way for you to let Dad know how much you love him!

Handsome compartmentalized wooden box features your own personalized poem (choose from 7 pre-written poems or write your own) on the top.

The Day You Were Born Book – Dad Edition

Personalized The Day You Were Born Book - Dad Edition

Unique gift features up to 80 pages of the New York Times from the day Dad was born, and is a wonderful keepsake and conversation starter.

Personalized hardbound book is engraved in gold lettering with the phrase, “To My Father” above his name and birthdate.

Click here to see the original The Day You Were Born book in blue or burgundy.

Personalized Wine Cellar Sign – Choice of 6 Styles

The old-world feel of this oak sign adds a sophisticated touch to any room.

Add his name and birth year – perfect for celebrating a 75th birthday!

This unique present is ideal for the man who has everything.

Personalized Wine Cellar Sign

All About Dad Personalized Canvas Print

Sum up Dad's most important life's experiences and memories in 12 lines!​

Create a treasured keepsake with this unique canvas print - available in  4 colors.​

It's easy to create this loving keepsake - just type in the most important phrases about Dad.  

You can preview your canvas onlin before you buy so that you can be sure that it's perfect!​

#1 Dad Personalized Keepsake

This personalized keepsake offers a light-hearted, fun way for you to remind your father that he’s always been #1 to you.

Customize the Lucite keepsake with any 3 lines of your choosing.

#1 Dad Personalized Keepsake

75th Birthday Hats for Dad – Choice of Styles

Funny 75th Birthday Hat for Dad

Protect what’s left of Dad’s hair in style with a 75th birthday hat!

Zazzle has hundreds of different styles to choose from…and they’re priced at well under $25.

Favorite Sports Team History BookFavorite Sports Team History Book

Choose any NFL, MLB, NBA or MLH Team

If Dad’s a life-long follower of a sports team, this is the perfect gift for him! Hardbound book retraces the history of his favorite professional sports team (football, basketball, baseball or hockey) through New York Times reprinted pages.

Features game-day stories, profiles, Hall of Fame announcements and more. You can choose to have the book personalized with Dad’s name.

A wonderful gift for the ultimate sports fan to recall long-ago glory days and struggles of his favorite team!

Personalized Timeless Message Leather Watch Box

To My Dad Personalized Photo Print with Poem

Show Dad how special he is to you with this impressive leather watch box.

The glass lid is inscribed with the phrase, "Time has a wonderful way of showing us what matters".

Personalize the lid with his name and your own loving message.

A practical gift that's full of meaning!​

Personalized Pocket Watch

An elegant gift that is surprisingly affordable!

Personalize this handsome pocket watch with 2 or 3 initials (or you can spell the word “DAD”) on the front.

The back features a personalized 5 line message – perfect for sharing a loving sentiment to your Dad.

Personalized 75th Birthday Pocket Watch

Personalized Crystal Baseball

How many hours did your father spend teaching you to pitch, catch, and bat?

Let him know you remember and cherish those times with this personalized crystal baseball.

75th Birthday Pajamas for Dad – Choice of Styles

After 75 years, Dad deserves to relax a bit – and these comfy pajamas are ideal for lounging!

CafePress has dozens of different 75th birthday pajama styles for men, each featuring a t-shirt with your choice of 6 pajama bottom patterns….you can even choose matching Democratic or Republican pants.

Funny 75th Birthday Pajamas for Dad

75th Birthday Coffee Mugs

Personalized Travel Mug

The man who's turning 75 probably needs a bit of caffeine to keep him going!

Dad can hydrate in style with a fun 75th birthday coffee mug.

A great little stand-alone gift, or fill it with his favorite coffee blend and little treats.

Definition of Dad Photo Keepsake Box

The perfect way to showcase a favorite photo – and the perfect place to store accessories and mementos!

Add your own personalized message to this handsomely engraved wooden box to create a keepsake that Dad will treasure and enjoy using.

Dad Photo Keepsake Box

New York Times Front Page Marble Clock

Monogrammed Compass & Book Gift Basket

Charming marble clock is a fabulous way to honor Dad's special day!

Handsome Botticino marble clock features the top half of the New York Times front page from the day Dad was born.  

Personalized 75th Birthday Bottle of Wine

Is Dad a wine lover, or are you in need of a gift for the Dad who has everything?

He’ll enjoy this personalized bottle of wine twice – once when he drinks it, and later he’ll enjoy displaying the bottle for all to see.

Personalized 75th Birthday Bottle of Wine

Dear Dad Personalized Keepsake

Dear Dad Personalized Keepsake

Have a lot you want to say to Dad? This sentimental gift gives the perfect opportunity.

Write your own heartfelt message – or choose from 7 pre-written poems if you can’t find the right words.

Personalized Heart Pocket Token

The perfect little way to let Dad carry a reminder of your love with him wherever he goes.

The pewter coin is personalized with any 3 line message, and fits perfectly in his pocket.

Personalized 75th Birthday Pocket Token

Personalized Family Tree Canvas Print

Personalized Family Tree Canvas Print

Hopefully having a family has been one of the highlights of your father’s life!

He’ll be able to show off all his loved ones with a handsome family tree print.

Add up to 18 names, and personalize the bottom with a 2 line verse or saying.

Personalized Hometown Map Marble Clock

If Dad’s a clock or map buff, or you’re just looking for a totally unique gift, this is a present that he’s sure to treasure.

Marble clock features a topographical map of 3 miles surrounding the address given.

Striking compass rose features the New York Times logo and the address and city.

Personalized Retro Garage Sign

Personalized Retro Garage Sign

Let Dad know how much you appreciate all those hours you spent working on cars together.

This personalized retro sign is a perfect accent to his garage or man-cave.

Vintage Railroad Tie Cufflinks – Choose Any Year

Perfect for the dapper gentleman – or the man who loves trains!

Striking cufflinks are made from genuine vintage railroad nails that are stamped with the year of his birth.

A unique gift that’s sure to draw compliments!

75th Birthday Ties – Choice of Styles

copyright 1939 Tie

‘Fess up…how many times did you give your dad a tie for Father’s Day? Dad will get a kick out of – and look super-dapper – in a 75th birthday necktie.

Zazzle offers over 500 different milestone birthday neckties – you’re sure to find one to match Dad’s taste!

Day You Were Born Original Newspaper

Give Dad a bit of history with an authentic (not reproduced) newspaper from the day he was born.

This unique gift is sure to spark conversations.

Your choice of 3 presentation styles.

Day You Were Born Newspaper

Choosing a 75th Birthday Gift for Dad

Hopefully, you’ve found just what you were shopping for! If not, here are a few tips that might help you think of the perfect gift ideas for your Dad’s 75th birthday.

What Are Your Dad’s Favorite Activities?

I sincerely hope that your dad is in great health, and still able to enjoy the most important things in life. By the time a man reaches 75, though, he may have started to slow down. If he’s still able to participate in sports like golfing, fishing, or running, he might enjoy a present that relates to his favorite activity.

He might appreciate something relating to a long-enjoyed hobby, such as cooking, gardening, or collecting. Or he may enjoy starting something new, such as researching his family history.

Consider An Experience Gift

There’s a good chance that your father already has most of the possessions he wants or needs in life. If he’s like my parents, he may be downsizing his belongings. He may prefer a gift that’s an activity as opposed to a physical gift.

Does Dad have a bucket list, and if so, can you fulfill any of those dreams? Perhaps he’d enjoy a hot-air balloon ride, or he’d like to try scuba-diving. If you need ideas, you might want to check out this list of 10,000 bucket list ideas.

Give the Gift of Your Time

I bet that what Dad really wants is to spend time with his loved ones. Why not take the time to have a special outing with your Dad? You could do an activity together, such as golf or fish. Perhaps you could attend a baseball or football game together.

If you can afford to take a vacation together, that would be a gift that you will both remember and treasure for years to come.

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