What Happened on June 19, 1976

Historical Events

  • US Viking 1 goes into Martian orbit after 10-month flight from Earth

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Hughes, English footballer
Born in 1976

Famous Weddings

  • King Charles XVI Gustaf of Sweden marries Silvia Renate Sommerlath in Stockholm Cathedral, 1st Swedish reigning monarch to marry since 1797
1976 Highlights

About June 19, 1976

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Silly Love Songs - Wings
  • UK #1 Song: Combine Harvester (Brand New Key) - Wurzels