What Happened on August 6, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Zulfikar Ali Bhutto lays the foundation stone of Port Qasim, Karachi.

Famous Birthdays

  • Parmeso Emekrasha, Buddhist Monk
  • Soleil Moon Frye, Glendora California, actress (Punky Brewster)
  • Travis Kalanick, American entrepreneur (Red Swoosh, Uber), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Gregor Piatigorsky, Russian cellist, dies at 73