On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1976

Famous Birthdays

  • Giovanna Antonelli, Brazilian actress
  • Jovan Kirovski, American soccer player
  • Michael Spillane, American wrestler, better known as Mike Quackenbush
  • Scott Podsednik, American baseball player
  • Tomokazu Ohka, Japanese baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Giuseppe Genco Russo, Sicilian mafioso (b. 1893)
  • James McCartney, father of Paul McCartney, dies at 73
  • Robert de Roos, composer, dies at 69
1976 Highlights

About March 18, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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