What Happened on February 23, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Owners announce spring training won't open without a labor contract

Famous Birthdays

  • Dmitriy Dudarev, hockey forward (Team Kazakhstan Oly-1998)
  • Jeff O'Neill, Canadian NHL center (Hartford Whalers), born in Richmond Hill, Ontario
  • Kelly Macdonald, British actress
  • Scott Elarton, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Fuzzy Knight, actor (Gun Town, Ragtime Cowboy Joe), dies at 74
  • L. S. Lowry, British painter of industrial scenes, dies at 88