On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1976

Famous Deaths

  • Duarte Nuno, Duke of Braganza, heir to the throne of Portugal (b. 1907)
  • Victor Stanitsin, actor (War & Peace, Jubilee), dies at 79
1976 Highlights

About December 24, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Christmas Day (Canada, United States)

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