On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1976

Historical Events


Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious on stage during the band's last show at Winterland in San Francisco, January 14, 1978
Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious on stage during the band's last show at Winterland in San Francisco, January 14, 1978
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Famous Birthdays

  • Galo Blanco, Spanish tennis player, born in Oviedo, Spain
1976 Highlights

About October 8, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra