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July 2, 1976 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Formal reunification of North and South Vietnam
  • Ramble Inn attack: the Ulster Volunteer Force killed 6 civilians (5 Protestants, 1 Catholic) in a gun attack at a pub near Antrim; the pub was targeted because it was owned by Catholics
  • US Supreme Court rules death penalty not inherently cruel or unusual

Birthdays in History

  • Ivan Tomić, Croatian buissnesman
1976 in History