On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1976

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

"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
1976 Highlights

About November 7, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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