Historical Events In 1976
Thursday, 13 August 2020
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 Ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes, Sparta), dies in crash [or 1/17] on this day in history.
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 England and France place the supersonic jetliner Concorde into regular service on this day in history.
Jan 21 The supersonic airliner 'Concorde' begins regular commercial service in the year 1976.
Jan 21 In the year 1976 the supersonic Concorde airplane was put into service by Britain and France.
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 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 In the year 1976 george Foreman KOs Ron Lyle in 5th round of a real slugfest
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 In the year 1976 israel opens "Good Fence" to Lebanon
Jan 27 In the year 1976 "Laverne &Shirley" spin-off from "Happy Days" premieres on ABC TV
Jan 27 Morocco-Algeria battles in Westerly Sahara on this day in history.
Jan 27 Viv Richards scores his first Test century against Australia on this day in history.
Jan 28 Chris Kenner, rocker (I Like it Like That), dies in the year 1976.
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 On this day in history george Bush becomes 11th director of CIA (until 1977)
Jan 30 In the year 1976 jesse "Lone Cat" Fuller, SF Blues Great, dies at 80
Jan 30 In the year 1976 william E Colby, ends term as 10th director of CIA
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 On this day in history "Rich Man, Poor Man" mini-series premieres on ABC TV
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 in the year 1976.
Feb 02 In the year 1976 "Honeymooners Second Honeymoon" airs on TV
Feb 02 "Rich Little Show," debuts on NBC-TV on this day in history.
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