On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1976

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Porgy & Bess" opens at Uris Theater NYC for 122 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bono, David Evans, his brother Dik and Adam Clayton respond to an advertisement on a bulletin board at Mount Temple posted by fellow student Larry Mullen Jr. to form a rock band, which would eventually become U2

Rocker Bono
  • Expo's last game at Montreal's Jarry Park

Famous Birthdays

  • Chauncey Billups, American NBA guard (Boston Celtics), born in Denver, Colorado