On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • CCN Tower in Toronto, tallest free-standing structure (555 m) opens
  • The U.S. vetoes Angola‚Äôs application for membership of the United Nations Security

Famous Birthdays

  • Brandon Stokley, American football player
  • Emmanuelle Vaugier, Canadian actress
  • Joe Becker, American musician
  • Paola Suarez, Argentinian tennis star (1995 Futures-Buenos Aires), born in Pergamino, Argentina
  • Patrick Monahan, British comedian
  • Patrick Vieira, French footballer
  • Wade Barrett, American soccer player

Famous Deaths

  • Imogen Cunningham, American photographer (1965 ASMP award), dies at 93