What Happened on January 6, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC

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Ted Turner purchases Atlanta Braves for reported $12 million

Founder of CNN Ted Turner
Founder of CNN
Ted Turner

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Pintauro, Milltown NJ, actor (Jonathan-Who's the Boss)
  • Jeremy Linn, American 100m breaststroke (Olympics-silver/gold-96)
  • Richard Zednik, Bystrica CZE, NHL forward (Team Slovakia, Wash)