On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1976

Historical Events

  • Oscar Charleston selected to baseball's Hall of Fame

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Day, American actor
  • Georgios Korakakis, Greek footballer
  • Vladimir Guerrero, Dominican baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Percy Faith, Canadian-American pop and easy listening composer and bandleader ("Theme from A Summer Place"), dies at 67
1976 Highlights

About February 9, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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