Historical Events In 1976
Tuesday, 23 February 2021
Jan 17 On this day in history ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes/Sparta), dies in auto-accident
Jan 17 Hermes rocket launched by European Space Agency in the year 1976.
Jan 18 On this day in history ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes, Sparta), dies in crash [or 1/17]
Jan 19 In the year 1976 kevin Coughlin, actor (T R Ryan-Mama), killed in hit-&-run at 30
Jan 20 29th NHL All-Star Game Wales beat Campbell 7-5 at Philadelphia on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1976 england and France place the supersonic jetliner Concorde into regular service.
Jan 21 The supersonic airliner 'Concorde' begins regular commercial service in the year 1976.
Jan 21 The supersonic Concorde airplane was put into service by Britain and France on this day in history.
Jan 23 Aleksey Vasilyevich Sorokin, Russian cosmonaut, dies at 44 on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1976 ian Redpath hits his only 2 sixes in Cricket Tests, vs West Indies Adelaide
Jan 23 In the year 1976 washington Capitals end 25 game winless streak (0-22-3) beat New York Rangers 7-5
Jan 24 George Foreman KOs Ron Lyle in 5th round of a real slugfest on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history surinder Amarnath scores 124 on Test debut India vs New Zealand Auckland
Jan 26 In the year 1976 belgium catholic elite start amnesty campaign for war criminals
Jan 26 Israel opens "Good Fence" to Lebanon in the year 1976.
Jan 27 "Laverne &Shirley" spin-off from "Happy Days" premieres on ABC TV in the year 1976.
Jan 27 Morocco-Algeria battles in Westerly Sahara on this day in history.
Jan 27 Viv Richards scores his first Test century against Australia in the year 1976.
Jan 28 On this day in history chris Kenner, rocker (I Like it Like That), dies
Jan 29 In the year 1976 michael Gwynn, actor (Dunkirk, Barabbas, Cleopatra), dies at 59
Jan 29 In the year 1976 zeiss planetarium in Hague destroyed by fire
Jan 30 In the year 1976 george Bush becomes 11th director of CIA (until 1977)
Jan 30 On this day in history jesse "Lone Cat" Fuller, SF Blues Great, dies at 80
Jan 30 William E Colby, ends term as 10th director of CIA in the year 1976.
Jan 31 In the year 1976 "Love Rollercoaster" by Ohio Players hits #1
Jan 31 In the year 1976 lance Gibbs becomes highest Test wicket-taker at 308
Feb 01 "Rich Man, Poor Man" mini-series premieres on ABC TV on this day in history.
Feb 01 Edgar Pangborn, sci-fi author (Judgment of Eve, Davy), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Feb 01 Sonny & Cher resume TV show, despite real-life divorce on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history "Honeymooners Second Honeymoon" airs on TV
Feb 02 In the year 1976 "Rich Little Show," debuts on NBC-TV
Feb 02 On this day in history harry Elliott, England cricket wicketkeeper (3 Tests 1927-34), dies
Feb 03 Neville Lindsay, cricketer (S Afr batsman in Test v Aust 1921), dies in the year 1976.
Feb 04 12th Winter Olympics games opens in Innsbruck, Austria on this day in history.