Historical Events on January 5, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "MacNeil-Lehrer Report" premieres on PBS
  • Cambodia is renamed "Democratic Kampuchea"
  • Greg Chappell scores 182* for Australia at SCG against West Indies
  • In retaliation for the Reavey and O'Dowd killings, the South Armagh Republican Action Force shoot dead 10 Protestant civilians after stopping their minibus in County Armagh