What Happened on January 15, 1976

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Sara Jane Moore sentenced to life for attempting to shoot US President Gerald Ford

  • US-German Helios B solar probe launched into solar orbit
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1976 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Corey Chavous, American football player, born in Aiken, South Carolina
  • Dorian Missick, American actor, born in East Orange, New Jersey
Born in 1976

About January 15, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Write The Songs - Barry Manilow
  • UK #1 Song: Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen