What Happened on January 8, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Franklin Mint strikes 1st gold coins for Netherlands Antilles

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Snyder, Ontario, shot putter (Olympics-96)
  • Carl Pavano, American baseball player
  • Jenny Lewis, actress (Becky-Life With Lucy), born in Las Vegas, Nevada

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Forgan, British fascist (b. 1891)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Zhou Enlai, Premier of the People's Republic of China, dies of bladder cancer at 77

Premier of the People's Republic of China Zhou Enlai
Premier of the People's Republic of China
Zhou Enlai