What Happened on November 7, 1976

Historical Events

Film & TV History

"Gone With The Wind", 1939 Oscar-winning film epic starring Vivien Leigh and Clark Gable, makes broadcast television debut on NBC; aired in two parts over consecutive nights; earns a then record 65% share of TV viewers

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Philippoussis, Australian tennis star (140 MPH serve), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • One Be Lo [Ralond Scruggs], American hip-hop artist (Binary Star), born in Pontiac, Michigan
  • Zahir Raheem, bantamweight boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Born in 1976
1976 Highlights

About November 7, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) - Rod Stewart
  • UK #1 Song: If You Leave Me Now - Chicago