On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1976

Historical Events

  • "Your Arm's Too Short..." opens at Lyceum NYC for 429 performances
  • 35 Unification church couples wed in NYC
  • East Germany grants rock singer Nina Hagen her request to leave the country, after refusing her stepfather re-entry

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian A. Alexander, American screenwriter and director
  • Jason Lane, American baseball player, born in Santa Rosa, California
  • Katleen De Caluw√©, Belgian athlete, born in Rumst, Belgium
1976 Highlights

About December 22, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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