What Happened on December 2nd, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Fidel Castro becomes President of Cuba replacing Osvaldo Dorticós Torrado.

Cuban Revolutionary and President Fidel Castro
Cuban Revolutionary and President
Fidel Castro

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddy Garabito, professional baseball player
  • Jennifer Robinson, Barrie Ontario, (1996 Canadian Champ)

Famous Deaths

  • Danny Murtaugh, baseball manager (Pittsburgh Pirates), dies at 59
  • William Tannen, actor (Jailhouse Rock, Sitting Bull), dies at 65