On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • UN General Assembly re-elects Kurt Waldheim Secretary-General
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Dominic Monaghan, English actor (The Lord of the Rings, Lost), born in Berlin, West Germany
  • Naimee Coleman, Irish singer and songwriter
  • Reed Johnson, American baseball player