On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1976

Historical Events

  • "Don't Step on My Olive Branch" opens at Playhouse NYC for 16 performances
  • Britain gives Gilbert Island (Kiribati) self rule
  • W German Generals Krupinski and Franke admit to having been Nazis

Famous Birthdays

  • Logan Marshall-Green, American actor (Prometheus), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • Matt Chapman, American cartoonist and voice actor (Homestar Runner), born in Indiana

Famous Deaths

  • Oscar Beregi Jr, Hungarian actor (Young Frankenstein, Panic in City), dies of a heart attack at 58
1976 Highlights

About November 1, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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