On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Oakland A's release Billy Williams, ending his Hall of Fame baseball career
  • UN General Assembly condemns apartheid in South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Laura Csortan, Miss Universe-Congeniality (Australia, 1997), born in Brisbane, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Halop [William Halop Cohen], American actor (Angels with Dirty Faces, All in the Family), dies of a heart attack at 56