What Happened on June 6, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "The Omen" premieres in the UK
  • 30th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat Phoenix Suns, 4 games to 2

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Pat Bradley wins LPGA Girl Talk Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Pat Bradley
LPGA Golfer
Pat Bradley

Famous Birthdays

  • aKido, Canadian musician
  • Geoff Rowley, British skateboarder
  • Melanie Sibetang, Miss Northern Marianas Universe (1997)

Famous Weddings

  • Pittsburgh Steelers quaterback Terry Bradshaw (27) weds ice skater Jo Jo Starbuck (25) at Bel-Air Hotel in Los Angeles

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

J. Paul Getty, American oil magnate and billionaire (Getty Oil), dies at 83

Industrialist J. Paul Getty
Industrialist
J. Paul Getty
  • Victor Varconi, actor (Divine Lady, King of Kings), dies at 85