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? 46 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) - Rod Stewart
  • UK #1 Song: Under The Moon Of Love - Showaddywaddy