July 4, 1976 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Opening ceremony of the Dai Bosatsu monastery Catskill Mt NY
  • Operation Entebbe - Israel rescues 229 Air France hostage passengers In Uganda (3 hostages die along with Ugandan soldiers and Israeli soldier)

Deaths in History

  • Antoni SÅ‚onimski, Polish poet (b. 1895)
  • Yonatan Netanyahu, Israel commander killed freeing Israeli hostages during Operation Entebbe in Uganda, at 30 years