On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1976

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Balt Jim Palmer wins AL Cy Young Award

Baseball Player Jim Palmer
Baseball Player
Jim Palmer
  • New AL franchises in Seattle & Toronto fill up their rosters
  • Pirates trade Manny Sanguillen & $100,000 to A's for mgr Chuck Tanner
  • USSR performs nuclear test
1976 Highlights

About November 5, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 44 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio