The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2032. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1976
- January 31, 1976 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Dragon in Chinese astrology.
- February 6, 1976 – In testimony before a United States Senate subcommittee, Lockheed Corporation president Carl Kotchian admits that the company had paid out approximately $3 million in bribes to the office of Japanese Prime Minister Kakuei Tanaka.
- April 11, 1976 – The Apple I is created.
- June 29, 1976 – The Seychelles become independent from the United Kingdom.
- July 10, 1976 – One American and three British mercenaries are executed in Angola following the Luanda Trial.
- September 21, 1976 – Orlando Letelier is assassinated in Washington, D.C. He is a member of the Chilean socialist government of Salvador Allende, overthrown in 1973 by Augusto Pinochet.
- December 2, 1976 – Fidel Castro becomes President of Cuba, replacing Osvaldo Dorticós Torrado.
- December 15, 1976 – The oil tanker MV Argo Merchant runs aground near Nantucket, Massachusetts, causing one of the worst marine oil spills in history.
- December 26, 1976 – The Communist Party of Nepal (Marxist–Leninist) is founded.
Who Were Born On 1976?
- January 16, 1976 – Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie, Bahamian sprinter
- April 2, 1976 – Zane Lamprey, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- May 26, 1976 – Justin Pierre, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Motion City Soundtrack)
- July 4, 1976 – Daijiro Kato, Japanese motorcycle racer (d. 2003)
- July 16, 1976 – Anna Smashnova, Belarusian-Israeli tennis player
- July 28, 1976 – Jacoby Shaddix, American singer-songwriter (Papa Roach and Fight the Sky)
- August 21, 1976 – Alex Brooks, American ice hockey player and scout
- October 10, 1976 – Pat Burrell, American baseball player
- November 21, 1976 – Michael Wilson, Australian footballer
- November 25, 1976 – Donovan McNabb, American football player and sportscaster