What Happened on March 4, 1976

Historical Events

  • John Pezzin bowls 33 consecutive strikes at Toledo, Ohio
  • MLB's San Francisco Giants are bought for $8 million by Bob Lurie and Bud Herseth
1976 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Hiram Bocachica, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • Mattias Sköld, Swedish contemporary classical and electro-acoustic composer, and educator born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Stza Crack [Scott Sturgeon], American punk rock musician (Choking Victim; Leftover Crack), born in New York
  • Thierry Renaer, Belgian field hockey player
Born in 1976

Famous Deaths

  • Walter H. Schottky, German physicist (Thermodynamik), dies at 89

About March 4, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Love Machine (Part 1) - The Miracles
  • UK #1 Song: I Love To Love (But My Baby Loves To Dance) - Tina Charles