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 2, 1976 – The Gale of January 1976 begins, which results in coastal flooding around the southern North Sea coasts, resulting in at least 82 deaths and US$1.3 billion in damage.
- January 31, 1976 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Dragon in Chinese astrology.
- February 5, 1976 – The 1976 swine flu outbreak begins at Fort Dix, NJ.
- July 4, 1976 – Israeli commandos raid Entebbe airport in Uganda, rescuing all but four of the passengers and crew of an Air France jetliner seized by Palestinian terrorists.
- July 25, 1976 – Viking program: Viking 1 takes the famous Face on Mars photo.
- August 21, 1976 – Operation Paul Bunyan at Panmunjom, South Korea.
- September 21, 1976 – Seychelles joins the United Nations.
- October 7, 1976 – Hua Guofeng becomes Mao Zedong’s successor as chairman of Communist Party of China, following the latter’s death barely a month earlier.
- November 15, 1976 – René Lévesque and the Parti Québécois take power to become the first Quebec government of the 20th century clearly in favor of independence.
- December 26, 1976 – The Communist Party of Nepal (Marxist–Leninist) is founded.
Who Were Born On 1976?
- April 10, 1976 – Sara Renner, Canadian skier
- May 7, 1976 – Berke Hatipoğlu, Turkish guitarist and songwriter (Redd)
- May 15, 1976 – Ryan Leaf, American football player and coach
- June 15, 1976 – Gary Lightbody, Irish singer-songwriter and guitarist (Snow Patrol, Listen.. Tanks!, Tired Pony, and The Reindeer Section)
- July 1, 1976 – Plies, American rapper
- July 15, 1976 – Jim Jones, American rapper and actor (The Diplomats)
- August 3, 1976 – Troy Glaus, American baseball player
- August 28, 1976 – Federico Magallanes, Uruguayan footballer
- October 19, 1976 – Hiroshi Sakai, Japanese footballer
- October 22, 1976 – Helen Svedin, Swedish model