What Happened on February 4, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 12th Winter Olympic games opens in Innsbruck, Austria
  • 7.5 earthquake kills 22,778 in Guatemala & Honduras

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hua Guofeng becomes Premier of the People's Republic of China

Paramount Leader of China Hua Guofeng
Paramount Leader of China
Hua Guofeng
  • US Federal Judge Judge Oliver upholds Seitz's decision on Andy Messersmith free agency
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Cam'ron, American rapper