On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1976

Historical Events

  • "Bubbling Brown Sugar" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 766 performances
  • Holgate, Kemp & Lopez' musical premieres in NYC
  • Walt Disney World logs its 50 millionth guest

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Rubenstein, American writer and journalist

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Second wife Carole Hoff divorces serial killer John Wayne Gacy (33) after 3 years of marriage

Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy
Serial Killer
John Wayne Gacy

1976 Highlights

About March 2, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces