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, oil magnate/billionaire, dies at 83

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