What Happened on September 29, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Alice" debuts on CBS-TV
  • 2nd Chamber recognizes Dutch Liberals/social democratic abortion law
  • Boy George expelled from school

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jerry Lee Lewis, attempting to shoot soda bottles hits his bass player Norman Owens twice in the chest

Country Singer Jerry Lee Lewis
Country Singer
Jerry Lee Lewis
  • SF Giant John Montefusco no-hits Atlanta Braves, 9-0
  • Syria drives Palestinian guerrillas out of Lebanon
  • Tommy Lasorda replaces Walter Alston as Dodger manager
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Andriy Shevchenko, Ukrainian football player
  • Darren Byfield, English football player
  • Oscar Sevilla, Spanish cyclist