On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1976

Historical Events

  • E. A. S. Prasanna takes 8-76 to rip through NZ at Eden Park
  • NBA Atlanta Hawks begin a 28 game road losing streak

Famous Birthdays

  • Emiko Kado, Japanese professional wrestler (d. 1999)
  • Jarrod Montague, American rock drummer (Taproot), born in Linden, Michigan
  • Lee Ingleby, British actor
  • Mark Madsen, American basketball player
  • Miltiadis Sapanis, Greek footballer
  • Rick Ross [William Leonard Roberts II] American rapper and songwriter (Port Of Miami), born in Clarksdale, Mississippi

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Kenner, American R&B singer-songwriter (I Like it Like That), dies at 46
1976 Highlights

About January 28, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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