On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1976

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Democrat candidate Jimmy Carter is elected President of the United States, defeating incumbent Republican President Gerald Ford

39th US President Jimmy Carter
39th US President
Jimmy Carter
38th US President Gerald Ford
38th US President
Gerald Ford

1976 Highlights

About November 2, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 44 years and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio