On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alessandro Nesta, Italian footballer
  • Rachel Blanchard, actress (Cher Horowitz-Clueless), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Zach Lind, American drummer (Jimmy Eat World)

Famous Divorces

  • Princess Margaret separates from the Earl of Snowdon, after 16 years

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Dieudonn√©, French actor and novelist (Backbiters, Napoleon), dies at 86
  • George Sklavos, Greek composer, dies at 87
  • Paul Kossoff, British rock guitarist (Free), dies of a pulmonary embolism at 25