On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Argentine President Isabel Martínez de Perón is deposed in a military coup

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Brooks, American NFL quarterback (New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame), born in Newport News, Virginia
  • Aliou Cissé, Senegalese footballer
  • Athanasios Kostoulas, Greek footballer
  • Danielle Garrett, Camp Hill Penn, soccer forward (Olympics 1996)

Person of interestPeyton Manning

Peyton Manning, American football quarterback (Indianapolis Colts, Denver Broncos), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

NFL Quarterback Peyton Manning
NFL Quarterback
Peyton Manning

Famous Deaths

Person of interestBernard Montgomery

Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Alamein, British WWII Field Marshal (African campaign, D-Day) and WWI officer, dies at 88

British WWII Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery
British WWII Field Marshal
Bernard Montgomery
  • Nelson Case, TV host (Trash or Treasure), dies at 66