On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1976

Historical Events

  • Superstation WTBS in Atlanta went national

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Simpson, Chertsey, Surrey, sailor (Olympic gold 2008), (d. 2013)
  • Nir Davidovich, Israeli footballer
  • Patrick Müller, Swiss footballer
  • Takeo Spikes, American football player
1976 Highlights

About December 17, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius