Historical Events In 1976
Saturday, 15 May 2021
Jan 17 In the year 1976 ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes/Sparta), dies in auto-accident
Jan 17 In the year 1976 hermes rocket launched by European Space Agency
Jan 18 On this day in history ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes, Sparta), dies in crash [or 1/17]
Jan 19 Kevin Coughlin, actor (T R Ryan-Mama), killed in hit-&-run at 30 on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history 29th NHL All-Star Game Wales beat Campbell 7-5 at Philadelphia
Jan 21 On this day in history england and France place the supersonic jetliner Concorde into regular service.
Jan 21 In the year 1976 the supersonic airliner 'Concorde' begins regular commercial service
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 Ian Redpath hits his only 2 sixes in Cricket Tests, vs West Indies Adelaide in the year 1976.
Jan 23 Washington Capitals end 25 game winless streak (0-22-3) beat New York Rangers 7-5 in the year 1976.
Jan 24 On this day in history george Foreman KOs Ron Lyle in 5th round of a real slugfest
Jan 25 In the year 1976 surinder Amarnath scores 124 on Test debut India vs New Zealand Auckland
Jan 26 Belgium catholic elite start amnesty campaign for war criminals in the year 1976.
Jan 26 Israel opens "Good Fence" to Lebanon on this day in history.
Jan 27 "Laverne &Shirley" spin-off from "Happy Days" premieres on ABC TV on this day in history.
Jan 27 In the year 1976 morocco-Algeria battles in Westerly Sahara
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 Zeiss planetarium in Hague destroyed by fire on this day in history.
Jan 30 George Bush becomes 11th director of CIA (until 1977) in the year 1976.
Jan 30 Jesse "Lone Cat" Fuller, SF Blues Great, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1976 william E Colby, ends term as 10th director of CIA
Jan 31 On this day in history "Love Rollercoaster" by Ohio Players hits #1
Jan 31 On this day in history 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 On this day in history sonny & Cher resume TV show, despite real-life divorce
Feb 02 On this day in history "Honeymooners Second Honeymoon" airs on TV
Feb 02 On this day in history "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 In the year 1976 neville Lindsay, cricketer (S Afr batsman in Test v Aust 1921), dies
Feb 04 12th Winter Olympics games opens in Innsbruck, Austria in the year 1976.