On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1976

Historical Events

  • 1976 NFL Draft: Lee Roy Selmon from University of Oklahoma first pick by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Byrne, American chess player, dies at 45
1976 Highlights

About April 8, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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