On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1976

Historical Events

Cannes Film Festival

29th Cannes Film Festival: "Taxi Driver" directed by Martin Scorsese wins the Palme d'Or

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexei Nemov, Russian gymnast
  • Glenn Morrison, Rugby League Player
  • Liam O'Brien, American voice actor, writer and director (Dungeons & Dragons), born in Weehawken, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Steffan Danielsen, Faroese painter (b. 1922)
1976 Highlights

About May 28, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

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