Historical Events In 1976
Monday, 19 April 2021
Jul 15 On this day in history paul William Gallico, writer, dies at 78
Jul 16 On this day in history carmelo Soria, Spanish diplomat assassinated in 1976 by the Chilean DINA
Jul 16 Rock duo Loggins & Messina break-up after 6 years in the year 1976.
Jul 17 In the year 1976 21st modern Olympic games opens in Montréal
Jul 18 Thiokol conducts 2-min firing of space shuttle's SRB at Brigham, Ut on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1976 gene Roth, actor (Rosie, Tormented, Nightfall), dies at 73
Jul 19 Rock group Deep Purple disbands in the year 1976.
Jul 20 On this day in history on the seventh anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing, the Viking 1 lander, an unmanned U.S. planetary probe
Jul 20 Tom Lowry, cricketer (early New Zealand Test captain), dies in the year 1976.
Jul 20 In the year 1976 uS Viking 1 lands on Mars at Chryse Planitia, first Martian landing
Jul 21 Christopher Ewart-Biggs Brit ambassador to Ireland is assassinated in the year 1976.
Jul 21 On this day in history christopher Ewart-Biggs, British ambassador to Ireland, assassinated
Jul 21 In the year 1976 the first outbreak of "Legionnaire's Disease" kills 29 in Phila
Jul 22 "Let My People Come" opens at Morosco Theater NYC for 106 performances on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history wilhelmina Von Bremen, 4X100 relay sprinter (Oly-gold-32), dies at 64
Jul 23 On this day in history wings release "Let 'em In"
Jul 27 8.2 Tangshan earthquake kills estimated 240,000 Chinese in the year 1976.
Jul 27 Ray Brennan becomes first to, die of "Legionnaire's Disease" on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1976 ray Brennan, becomes 1st to, die of "Legionnaire's Disease"
Jul 28 242,000 die in Tientsin-Tangshan (China) 8.2 earthquake on this day in history.
Jul 28 Eldon Joersz & Geo Morgan set world air speed record of 3,530 kph in the year 1976.
Jul 28 On this day in history jacob Soetendorp, rabbi, dies at 62
Jul 28 In the year 1976 tangshan earthquake in China killing 242,769-655,000 people
Jul 28 Tangshan earthquake in China killing 655,000 people on this day in history.
Jul 30 Japanese beat Russian for Olympic gold in woman's volleyball on this day in history.
Aug 01 Trinidad and Tobago independence in the year 1976.
Aug 02 Fritz Lang, director (Cloak & Dagger, Metropolis), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Aug 04 Enrique Angelelli, Argentine bishop on this day in history.
Aug 05 Adrian Roland Holst, poet (Past the Roads), dies at 88 on this day in history.
Aug 06 Gregor Piatigorsky, Russian cellist, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Aug 07 Cecil Weston, actor (Dude Ranch, Huckleberry Finn), dies at 86 in the year 1976.
Aug 07 In the year 1976 scientists in Pasadena, Calif, announce Viking I found strongest indications to date of possible life on Mars
Aug 07 US Viking 2 goes into Martian orbit after 11-month flight from Earth in the year 1976.
Aug 08 John Roselli, hired by CIA to kill Castro, found murdered on this day in history.