On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1976

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

British Prime Minister Harold Wilson announces his resignation

British Prime Minister Harold Wilson
British Prime Minister
Harold Wilson

Famous Birthdays

  • Abraham Núñez, Dominican baseball player
  • Blu Cantrell [Tiffany Cobb], American singer-songwriter (Hit 'Em Up Style (Oops!), Breathe), born in Providence, Rhode Island
  • Nick Spano, American actor
  • Paul Schneider, American actor
1976 Highlights

About March 16, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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