May 1, 1976 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Empress Lilly, replica of a paddle steamer, dedicated at Walt Disney World, Florida
  • Jos Hermens, runs Dutch record for 20K (57:24.2)

Deaths in History

  • Alexandros Panagoulis, Greek poet who fought the military junta in Greece (b. 1939)
  • T.R.M. Howard, civil rights leader, entrepreneur, surgeon (b. 1908)