On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1976

Historical Events

  • TV drama “Dawn: Portrait of A Teenage Runaway", starring Eve Plumb premieres on US network NBC

Famous Birthdays

  • Dean Butterworth, British drummer and percussionist (Morrissey; Good Charlotte), born in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, England
  • Francesco Totti, Italian footballer
  • Jason Phillips, American baseball player
  • Matt Harding, American video game developer

Famous Deaths

  • Miloš Sokola, Czech violinist and composer, dies at 63
1976 Highlights

About September 27, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 45 years and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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