What Happened on July 7, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Lt General Vernon A Walters, USA, ends term as deputy director of CIA; succeeded by E Henry Knoche

Famous Birthdays

  • Dominic Foley, Irish footballer, born in Cork

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

NBA guard George Gervin (24) weds Joyce King

NBA Guard George Gervin
NBA Guard
George Gervin

HeartWedding of Interest

NFL running back Walter Payton (21) weds Connie Norwood in Los Angeles, California

NFL Running Back Walter Payton
NFL Running Back
Walter Payton

Famous Deaths

  • Gustav Heinemann, German president, dies at 76
  • Norman Foster, dies at 75
  • Walter Giesler, American soccer coach (b. 1910)