Historical Events In 1976
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Jan 17 Ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes/Sparta), dies in auto-accident on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history 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 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 in the year 1976.
Jan 21 England and France place the supersonic jetliner Concorde into regular service in the year 1976.
Jan 21 The supersonic airliner 'Concorde' begins regular commercial service on this day in history.
Jan 21 The supersonic Concorde airplane was put into service by Britain and France in the year 1976.
Jan 23 In the year 1976 aleksey Vasilyevich Sorokin, Russian cosmonaut, dies at 44
Jan 23 Ian Redpath hits his only 2 sixes in Cricket Tests, vs West Indies Adelaide on this day in history.
Jan 23 Washington Capitals end 25 game winless streak (0-22-3) beat New York Rangers 7-5 in the year 1976.
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 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 On this day in history "Laverne &Shirley" spin-off from "Happy Days" premieres on ABC TV
Jan 27 On this day in history morocco-Algeria battles in Westerly Sahara
Jan 27 In the year 1976 viv Richards scores his first Test century against Australia
Jan 28 Chris Kenner, rocker (I Like it Like That), dies on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history michael Gwynn, actor (Dunkirk, Barabbas, Cleopatra), dies at 59
Jan 29 Zeiss planetarium in Hague destroyed by fire in the year 1976.
Jan 30 On this day in history 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 "Love Rollercoaster" by Ohio Players hits #1 on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1976 lance Gibbs becomes highest Test wicket-taker at 308
Feb 01 In the year 1976 "Rich Man, Poor Man" mini-series premieres on ABC TV
Feb 01 In the year 1976 edgar Pangborn, sci-fi author (Judgment of Eve, Davy), dies at 66
Feb 01 Sonny & Cher resume TV show, despite real-life divorce in the year 1976.
Feb 02 "Honeymooners Second Honeymoon" airs on TV in the year 1976.
Feb 02 On this day in history "Rich Little Show," debuts on NBC-TV
Feb 02 Harry Elliott, England cricket wicketkeeper (3 Tests 1927-34), dies in the year 1976.
Feb 03 In the year 1976 neville Lindsay, cricketer (S Afr batsman in Test v Aust 1921), dies
Feb 04 On this day in history 12th Winter Olympics games opens in Innsbruck, Austria