On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopian politician, Prime Minister of Ethiopia (2018-), 2019 Nobel Peace Prize, born in Beshasha, Ethiopia
  • Boudewijn Send, soccer player (PSV)
  • Robert Macfarlane, English nature writer, born in Halam, England

Famous Deaths

  • Jean P J C Haesaert, Flemish lawyer/sociologist, dies at 84