What Happened on August 22, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Weaver, American baseball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Gina Bachauer, Greek pianist (b. 1913)
  • Juscelino Kubitschek, President of Brazil (1955-60), dies at 73
  • Oskar Brusewitz, East German vicar, sets self on fire