What Happened on November 21, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Rocky" directed by John G. Avildsen and starring Sylvester Stallone premieres in New York (Best Picture 1977)

Actor/Director Sylvester Stallone
Sylvester Stallone
  • 26th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Cale Yarborough wins

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Whiston, British ice skater
  • Martin Meichelbeck, German footballer
  • Saleem Elahi, cricketer (bro of Manzoor Pak, Test opener v Aust 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Niles Welch, American actor (Cornered), dies at 88