On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1976

Historical Events

  • 49th National Spelling Bee: Tim Kneale wins spelling narcolepsy
  • 67,000 fans attends Wings concert at Seattle's Kingdome

Famous Birthdays

  • Esther Ouwehand, Dutch politician, parliamentarian for the Party for the Animals
  • Freddy GarcĂ­a, American baseball player
  • Hadi Saei Bonehkohal, Persian taekwondoka
  • Stefan Postma, Dutch footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Adolph Zukor, Hungarian/US fur trader/movie producer, dies at 103
1976 Highlights

About June 10, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini