What Happened on January 9, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


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Bryan Trottier failed in 4th Islander penalty shot

NHL Star Bryan Trottier
NHL Star
Bryan Trottier
  • C. W. McCall CB song "Convoy" hits #1 on the country music charts

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Ringo Starr releases "Oh My My" in UK

Beatles Drummer Ringo Starr
Beatles Drummer
Ringo Starr

Famous Birthdays

  • Amy Safe, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Adelaide, Australia (d. 2005)
  • Radek Bonk, Czech NHL center (Ottawa Senators, Team Czech), born in Krnov, Czech Republic
  • Todd Grisham, American professional wrestling interviewer, born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi