On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1976

Historical Events

  • Washington, D.C. underground Metro opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Fortson, American NBA forward (Denver Nuggets), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Djamel Belmadi, Algerian football player and manager (Al-Duhail), born in Champigny-sur-Marne, France
  • Tia Fuller, American jazz musician (BeyoncĂ© backing band), born in Aurora, Colorado
1976 Highlights

About March 27, 1976

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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