On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1976

Historical Events

  • 80th Boston Marathon: US double; Jack Fultz is men's winner in 2:20:19; Kim Merritt takes women's section in 2:47:10

Famous Birthdays

  • Ruud Jolie, Dutch guitarist (Within Temptation), born in Tilburg, Netherlands
1976 Highlights

About April 19, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Easter Monday (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Disco Lady - Johnnie Taylor
  • UK #1 Song: Save Your Kisses For Me - Brotherhood Of Man