Historical Events In 1976
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history liberty Bell moves to new home behind Independence Hall
Jan 01 On this day in history nBC replaces the peacock logo
Jan 01 In the year 1976 venezuela nationalizes oil fields
Jan 03 Mal Evans, Beatles' roadie, dies on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1976 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Jan 04 Jan B Cammans, Flemish actor (Brothers Karamazov), dies at 84 in the year 1976.
Jan 05 In the year 1976 "MacNeil-Lehrer Report" premieres on PBS
Jan 05 Cambodia is renamed "Democratic Kampuchea" on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history georges E Migot, French composer, dies at 84
Jan 05 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jan 06 China People's Republic performs nuclear test at Lop Nor People's Republic of China on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history ted Turner purchases Atlanta Braves for reported $12 million
Jan 08 On this day in history chou En-lai, China's PM (1949-76), dies of cancer in Beijing at 78
Jan 08 Franklin Mint strikes first gold coins for Netherlands Antilles on this day in history.
Jan 09 In the year 1976 cW McCall CB song "Convoy" hit #1 on the country music charts
Jan 09 Ringo releases "Oh My My" in UK in the year 1976.
Jan 10 Chester Arthur Burnett, US blues pianist/harmonica player, dies at 65 in the year 1976.
Jan 11 Dorothy Hamill wins her 3rd consecutive national figure skating championship in the year 1976.
Jan 11 Mervyn Grell, cricketer (Test WI v England 1930, 21 & 13, 0-17), dies in the year 1976.
Jan 11 Military coup in Ecuador, President Guillermo Lara leaves on this day in history.
Jan 11 US female Figure Skating championship won by Dorothy Hamill in the year 1976.
Jan 11 US male Figure Skating championship won by Terry Kubicka on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1976 agatha Christie, mystery writer (10 Little Indians), dies at 85
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 On this day in history sara Jane Moore sentenced to life for attempting to shoot President Ford
Jan 15 In the year 1976 uS-German Helios B solar probe launched into solar orbit
Jan 15 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakstan/Semipalatinsk USSR in the year 1976.
Jan 16 "Donny & Marie" [Osmond] musical variety show premieres on ABC TV in the year 1976.
Jan 17 On this day in history "I Write the Songs" by Barry Manilow hits #1