On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1976

Historical Events

  • Transkei gains independence, not recognized outside of South Africa
  • Trinidad & Tobago becomes a republic

Famous Birthdays

  • Miikka Kiprusoff, Finnish NHL hockey player (San Jose Sharks), born in Turku, Finland
1976 Highlights

About October 26, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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