Historical Events In 1976
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jan 01 Liberty Bell moves to new home behind Independence Hall on this day in history.
Jan 01 NBC replaces the peacock logo in the year 1976.
Jan 01 On this day in history venezuela nationalizes oil fields
Jan 03 In the year 1976 mal Evans, Beatles' roadie, dies
Jan 03 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1976.
Jan 04 On this day in history jan B Cammans, Flemish actor (Brothers Karamazov), dies at 84
Jan 05 On this day in history "MacNeil-Lehrer Report" premieres on PBS
Jan 05 In the year 1976 cambodia is renamed "Democratic Kampuchea"
Jan 05 Georges E Migot, French composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1976 greg Chappell scores 182* at SCG against West Indies
Jan 05 Halifax born journalist Robert MacNeil teams up with Jim Lehrer to co-host the first MacNeil-Lehrer Report on PBS in the year 1976.
Jan 06 In the year 1976 china People's Republic performs nuclear test at Lop Nor People's Republic of China
Jan 06 Ted Turner purchases Atlanta Braves for reported $12 million in the year 1976.
Jan 08 Chou En-lai, China's PM (1949-76), dies of cancer in Beijing at 78 on this day in history.
Jan 08 Franklin Mint strikes first gold coins for Netherlands Antilles in the year 1976.
Jan 09 CW McCall CB song "Convoy" hit #1 on the country music charts in the year 1976.
Jan 09 Ringo releases "Oh My My" in UK on this day in history.
Jan 10 Chester Arthur Burnett, US blues pianist/harmonica player, dies at 65 in the year 1976.
Jan 11 In the year 1976 dorothy Hamill wins her 3rd consecutive national figure skating championship
Jan 11 In the year 1976 mervyn Grell, cricketer (Test WI v England 1930, 21 & 13, 0-17), dies
Jan 11 Military coup in Ecuador, President Guillermo Lara leaves in the year 1976.
Jan 11 On this day in history uS female Figure Skating championship won by Dorothy Hamill
Jan 11 US male Figure Skating championship won by Terry Kubicka on this day in history.
Jan 12 Agatha Christie, mystery writer (10 Little Indians), dies at 85 in the year 1976.
Jan 12 In the year 1976 uN Security Council votes 11-1 to seat Palestine Liberation Organization
Jan 13 In the year 1976 margaret Leighton, Brit actress (Much ado about nothing), dies at 53
Jan 14 "The Bionic Woman" with Lindsay Wagner debuts on ABC (later NBC) on this day in history.
Jan 14 Margaret Leighton, actress (Best Man, Go-Between), dies at 53 in the year 1976.
Jan 14 Ted Turner becomes CEO of Atlanta Braves on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1976 sara Jane Moore sentenced to life for attempting to shoot President Ford
Jan 15 On this day in history uS-German Helios B solar probe launched into solar orbit
Jan 15 In the year 1976 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakstan/Semipalatinsk USSR
Jan 16 "Donny & Marie" [Osmond] musical variety show premieres on ABC TV in the year 1976.
Jan 17 "I Write the Songs" by Barry Manilow hits #1 in the year 1976.