On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1976

Historical Events

  • "So Long 174th St" closes at Harkness Theater NYC after 16 performances

Famous Deaths

  • Jens Bjørneboe, Norwegian poet & writer (Dikt, Jonas), dies at 55
  • Raymond Chevreuille, Belgian composer, dies at 74
  • Valentino Bucchi, Italian composer, dies at 59
1976 Highlights

About May 9, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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