On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1976

Historical Events

  • The Seychelles become independent from the United Kingdom.

Famous Birthdays

  • Bret McKenzie, New Zealand musician and comedian (Flight of the Concords), born in Wellington, New Zealand

Famous Deaths

  • Christos Papakyriakopoulos, Greek mathematician, dies at 62
  • Leonora Summers, entertainer, dies
1976 Highlights

About June 29, 1976

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

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer