Historical Events on January 1, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Musical Jubilee" closes at St James Theater NYC after 92 performances
  • 42nd Orange Bowl: #3 Oklahoma beats #5 Michigan, 14-6

Event of interestEvent of Interest

After 45 years of coaching, Paul Brown announces his retirement from the National Football League

American Football Coach Paul Brown
American Football Coach
Paul Brown
  • Liberty Bell moves to new home behind Independence Hall
  • NBC replaces the peacock logo
  • Venezuela nationalizes oil fields