On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1976

Historical Events


Music awardsGrammy Awards

18th Grammy Awards: "Love Will Keep Us Together" Record of the Year, Natalie Cole 1st African American to win Best New Artist

Singer and Songwriter Natalie Cole
Singer and Songwriter
Natalie Cole
  • Spain withdraws from Western Sahara, leaving Ceuta & Melilla (Spanish Morocco) as the last European possessions in Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Ali Larter, American actress and model
  • Angie Kennedy, Nambour QLD Australia, swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • Guillaume Lemay-Thivierge, Canadian actor
1976 Highlights

About February 28, 1976

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces