What Happened on December 23, 1976

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Lidge, American baseball player, born in Sacramento, California
  • Dimitris Mavrogenidis, Greek footballer, born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • Jamie Noble, American professional wrestler, born in Hanover, West Virginia
Born in 1976

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Forest [Hayek], American actor (Big Broadcast of 1937, Champagne Waltz), dies at 80
  • Walter Bauer, German Canadian writer, dies at 72
1976 Highlights

About December 23, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) - Rod Stewart
  • UK #1 Song: When A Child Is Born (Soleado) - Johnny Mathis