On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

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Jerry Lewis' 11th Muscular Dystrophy telethon, Dean Martin appears

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Jerry Lewis
  • Russian pilot Belenko defects to Japan in a Mig 25 jet

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Blankers, Dutch soccer player (PSV/Willem II), born in Goirle, Netherlands
  • Hyun Young, South Korean actress and pop singer, born in Suwon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
  • Michael Nakamura, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996), born in Nara, Japan
  • N.O.R.E. [Victor Santiago, Jr.], American rapper, born in Queens, New York
  • Naomie Harris, English actress (Moonlight), born in Islington, London