What Happened on December 26, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Music Is" closes at St James Theater NYC after 8 performances
  • AFC Championship Game: Oakland Raiders beat Pittsburgh Steelers 24-7
  • NFC Championship Game: Minnesota Vikings beat Los Angeles Rams 24-13
  • The Communist Party of Nepal (Marxist-Leninist) is founded.

Famous Birthdays

  • Lea De Mae, Czech actress (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Philip A Heart, (Sen-D-Mich), dies at 64