What Happened on September 1, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • NASA launches space vehicle S-197
  • New Jersey's Meadowlands racetrack opens
  • The Meadowlands Race track opens in East Rutherford, New Jersey
  • Wayne L Hays, (Rep-D-Oh), resigns (scandal with Elizabeth Ray)

Famous Birthdays

  • Clare Connor, England Woman cricketer
  • Erik Morales, Mexican boxer
  • Marcos Ambrose, Australian racing driver
  • Sebasti├ín Rozental, Chilean footballer