On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1976

Historical Events


Music releaseAlbum Release

"Songs in the Key of Life" 18th studio album by Stevie Wonder is released (Billboard Song of the Year 1977)

Singer-Songwriter Stevie Wonder
Singer-Songwriter
Stevie Wonder

Event of interestEvent of Interest

A&M sues George Harrison who fails to meet deadline for LP completion

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Muhammad Ali beats Ken Norton in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali
  • US Congress passes Toxic Substances Control Act

Famous Birthdays

  • Fedor Emelianenko, Russian mixed martial artist
1976 Highlights

About September 28, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra