On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Faye Johnstone, archer (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand

Famous Deaths

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