On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1976

Famous Deaths

  • James A Farley, US Postmaster General (1932-38), dies at 88
  • Paul Rodenko, Dutch poet and writer (Never Marry a Witch), dies at 55
  • Sybil Thorndike, actress (Melba, Major Barbara), dies at 93
1976 Highlights

About June 9, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini