On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1976

Historical Events

  • UN Security Council votes 11-1 to seat Palestine Liberation Organisation

Famous Birthdays

  • Miki Nakatani, Japanese actress & singer, born in Tokyo, Japan

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAgatha Christie

Agatha Christie, British crime writer (Murder on the Orient Express, Mousetrap), dies at 85

Novelist Agatha Christie
Novelist
Agatha Christie

1976 Highlights

About January 12, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn