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How long is 75 years?

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It's about four-fifths as long as Pepi II's reign.
In other words, the length of Pepi II's reign is 1 times 75 years.
(a.k.a. Neferkare) (2278 BCE - 2184 BCE)
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as Pius IX's reign.
In other words, 75 years is 2.37 times the length of Pius IX's reign, and the length of Pius IX's reign is 0.4219 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Pope Blessed Pius IX, a.k.a. Giovanni Maria Mastai-Ferretti) (1792-1878)
It's about three-tenths as long as a Giant Tortoise's Lifespan.
In other words, the length of a Giant Tortoise's Lifespan is 3.3 times 75 years.
(for Adwaita, an Aldabra Giant Tortoise) (Dipsochelys dussumieri, formerly Geochelone gigantea)
It's about six times as long as FDR's Presidential Term.
In other words, 75 years is 6.194 times the length of FDR's Presidential Term, and the length of FDR's Presidential Term is 0.1614 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Franklin Roosevelt, a.k.a. Franklin Delano Roosevelt) (1933-45)
It's about eight times as long as King Tut's reign.
In other words, the length of King Tut's reign is 0.1 times 75 years.
(a.k.a. Tutankhamun, a.k.a. Tutankhaten, a.k.a. tVwa:t-ʕa:nəx-ʔaˡma:n) (1333 BCE - 1324 BCE)
It's about nine times as long as The Revolutionary War (American).
In other words, 75 years is 8.952 times the length of The Revolutionary War (American), and the length of The Revolutionary War (American) is 0.1117 times that amount.
(a.k.a. American War of Independence) (1775-83)
It's about eleven-and-a-half times as long as The Construction of the Chunnel.
In other words, 75 years is 11.74 times the length of The Construction of the Chunnel, and the length of The Construction of the Chunnel is 0.08518 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Channel Tunnel, a.k.a. Le tunnel sous la Manche) (1987 thru 1994) (Folkstone, Kent, UK to Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, France)