Historical Events In 1976
Monday, 21 June 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 Ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes, Sparta), dies in crash [or 1/17] in the year 1976.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history 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 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 in the year 1976.
Jan 25 Surinder Amarnath scores 124 on Test debut India vs New Zealand Auckland in the year 1976.
Jan 26 Belgium catholic elite start amnesty campaign for war criminals on this day in history.
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 Morocco-Algeria battles in Westerly Sahara in the year 1976.
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 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Jan 30 Jesse "Lone Cat" Fuller, SF Blues Great, dies at 80 in the year 1976.
Jan 30 On this day in history william E Colby, ends term as 10th director of CIA
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 in the year 1976.
Feb 01 In the year 1976 edgar Pangborn, sci-fi author (Judgment of Eve, Davy), dies at 66
Feb 01 In the year 1976 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 Harry Elliott, England cricket wicketkeeper (3 Tests 1927-34), dies on this day in history.
Feb 03 Neville Lindsay, cricketer (S Afr batsman in Test v Aust 1921), dies on this day in history.
Feb 04 12th Winter Olympics games opens in Innsbruck, Austria in the year 1976.