On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • War criminal Pieter Menten arrested in Zurich

Famous Birthdays

  • Alicia Machado, Venezuelan-American actress, winner of Miss Universe 1996 and Donald Trump critic, born in Maracay, Venezuela
  • Colleen Haskell, American television personality
  • Lindsay Price, Arcadia CA, actress (Bold & Beautiful, All My Children)

Famous Deaths

  • João Goulart, President of Brazil (b. 1918)