What Happened on February 7, 1976

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenNHL Record

Darryl Sittler, Toronto, sets NHL record with 10 points in a game

NHL Legend Darryl Sittler
NHL Legend
Darryl Sittler
  • FCC raids & shuts down pirate radio station WCPR (Brooklyn New York)
  • Larry Groce's "Junk Food Junkie" peaks at #9
  • World's largest telescope (600 cm) begins operation (USSR)

Famous Birthdays

  • Hrafnhildur Hafsteinsdottir, Miss Universe-Iceland (1996)
  • Sreto Ristić, German footballer
  • Terry Battle, running back (Detroit Lions)