On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1976

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bob Marley performs in Amsterdam

Reggae Musician Bob Marley
Reggae Musician
Bob Marley

Sport awardGolf Major

Canadian Open Golf (Peter Jackson Classic), Cedar Brae CC: Donna Caponi wins in a playoff with Judy Rankin

LPGA Golfer Donna Caponi
LPGA Golfer
Donna Caponi
  • French Open Women's Tennis: Sue Barker of England claims her lone major singles title; beats Renáta Tomanová of Czechoslovakia 6-2, 0-6, 6-2
  • Inge Helten runs female European record 100m (11.04)

Famous Birthdays

  • Kym Marsh, English singer, actress, & T.V. presenter
  • [Jason Paul] J Brown, English singer and rapper (Five), born in Aldershot, England

Famous Deaths

  • Don Bolles, American journalist (against Arizona), dies
1976 Highlights

About June 13, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini