What Happened on December 12, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • QB Joe Namath last game as a NY Jet

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Hawkins, English guitarist (The Darkness)
  • Lloyd Owusu, English/Ghanaian football player

Famous Deaths

  • John "Jack" Cassidy, American singer and actor (Oscar-He & She, The Eiger Sanction), dies in a fire at 49
  • Vinko Zganec, Croatian ethnomusicologist (b. 1890)