Historical Events For 1976
Thursday, 25 May 2017
May 15 Emmy Creative Arts Award presentation in the year 1976.
May 15 In the year 1976 samuel Eliot Morison, US historian (Admiral of Ocean Sea), dies at 88
May 16 Stanley Cup Montréal Canadiens sweep Philadelphia Flyers in 4 games on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history stanley Cup: Montréal Canadiens sweep Philadelphia Flyers in 4 games
May 17 28th Emmy Awards Mary Tyler Moore Show, Jack Albertson & Michael Learned win in the year 1976.
May 17 On this day in history 28th Emmy Awards: Mary Tyler Moore Show, Jack Albertson & Michael Learned win
May 17 On this day in history earthquake in Uzbekistan 1000's killed
May 17 Earthquake in Uzbekistan: 1000's killed on this day in history.
May 17 In Uzbek SSR a 7.1 quake killed 6 and 10,000 homeless in Gazli area. Damage reported in parts of Uzbek, Tadzhik, and Turkham SSR in the year 1976.
May 19 In the year 1976 gold ownership legalized in Australia
May 19 Liverpool wins 5th UEFA Cup at Bridge on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1976 senate establishes permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
May 19 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 20 USSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR in the year 1976.
May 21 In the year 1976 sulo Nikolai Salonen, composer, dies at 77
May 22 In the year 1976 nASA launches space vehicle S-179
May 24 In the year 1976 henk Lankhorst, pacifist/Dutch MP (PSP), dies at 62
May 24 Muhammad Ali TKOs Richard Dunn in 5 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
May 24 The first commercial SST flight to North America (Concorde to Washington DC) in the year 1976.
May 25 On this day in history heavyweight Muhammad Ali KOs Richard Dunn in Munich
May 26 Martin Heidegger, German philosopher (Holzweg), dies at 86 in the year 1976.
May 27 In the year 1976 ruth McDevitt, actress (Jo-All in the Family), dies at 80
May 29 In the year 1976 "One Piece At A Time" by Johnny Cash hits #29
May 30 Bobby Unser sets world record for the fastest pit stop (4 seconds) in the year 1976.
May 31 Jacques Monod, French biochemist, dies in the year 1976.
Jun 01 On this day in history pieter Balledux, actor/stage manager/resistance fighter, dies at 89
Jun 02 Alan Dewitt, actor (Mr Tyler-It's About Time), dies at 52 in the year 1976.
Jun 03 In the year 1976 queen's Bhoemian Rhapsody goes gold
Jun 03 On this day in history uS presented with oldest known copy of Magna Carta
Jun 04 In the year 1976 canada declares 370 km (200 nautical mile) offshore fisheries jurisdiction zone, effective Jan 1, 1977
Jun 05 Jean Paul Getty, US oil magnate/billionaire, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jun 05 In the year 1976 teton Dam in Idaho burst causing $1 billion damage (14 die)
Jun 06 In the year 1976 j Paul Getty, oil magnate/billionaire, dies at 83 in London
Jun 07 Bobby Hackett, jazz cornetist/orch leader (Air time '57), dies at 61 in the year 1976.