On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1976

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Democrat candidate Jimmy Carter is elected President of the United States, defeating incumbent Republican President Gerald Ford; Walter Mondale elected vice president

39th US President Jimmy Carter
39th US President
Jimmy Carter
38th US President Gerald Ford
38th US President
Gerald Ford
42nd Vice President of the United States Walter Mondale
42nd Vice President of the United States
Walter Mondale
1976 Highlights

About November 2, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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