On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1976

Historical Events

  • Apneist Jacques Mayol is the first man to reach a depth of 100m undersea without breathing equipment.
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Page Kennedy, American actor, born in Detroit, Michigan

Famous Deaths

Person of interestAndré Malraux

André Malraux [Berger], French novelist and art historian (La Condition Humaine), dies at 75

Novelist André Malraux
André Malraux

1976 Highlights

About November 23, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 44 years and 2 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius