On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1976

Historical Events

  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC

Famous Birthdays

  • Brandon Call, American actor (Baywatch, Blind Fury, Step by Step), born in Torrance, California
  • Diane Neal, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Victor Alessandro, composer, dies at 60
1976 Highlights

About November 17, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio