On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1976

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

NBC Nightly News with John Chancellor & David Brinkley, premieres

NBC News Anchor and Journalist David Brinkley
NBC News Anchor and Journalist
David Brinkley

Famous Birthdays

  • Cassidy Rae, American actress (Sarah-Models Inc, Clarissa), born in Clermont, Florida
  • David Diaz, American light welterweight boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Necro [Ron Braunstein], Jewish American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Bobby Hackett, American jazz cornetist and orchestra leader (Air time '57), dies at 61
1976 Highlights

About June 7, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini