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
Born in 1976

About October 26, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: If You Leave Me Now - Chicago
  • UK #1 Song: Mississippi - Pussycat