Wednesday February 11, 1976
US date format: 2/11/1976, UK date format: 11/2/1976
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 11, 1976). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Alexandra Neldel and Tony Battie.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon.
In UK December '63 by The Four Seasons was in the top 5 hits.
Gable and Lombard, directed by Sidney J. Furie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Bring On The Empty Horses by David Niven was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching State of Emergency.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Heavyweight Champ or Outlaw.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 11, 1976?
- World Day of the Sick.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
- National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
- National Youth Day in Cameroon.
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- Clifford Alexander Jr confirmed as 1st black secretary of Army
- Clifford Alexander Jr. is confirmed as the first African-American Secretary of the United States Army.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 11, 1976?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul Simon - 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
- Donna Summer - Love To Love You Baby
- Hot Chocolate - You Sexy Thing
- Rhythm Heritage - Theme From S.W.A.T.
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Sing A Song
- Barry Manilow - I Write The Songs
- Ohio Players - Love Rollercoaster
- The Miracles - Love Machine (Part 1)
- Neil Sedaka - Breaking Up Is Hard To Do
- Electric Light Orchestra - Evil Woman
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Natalie Cole - Inseparable
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Sweet Thing
- Tyrone Davis - Turning Point
- Commodores - Sweet Love
- Barry White - Let The Music Play
- Joe Simon - I Need You, You Need Me
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Sing A Song
- The Spinners - Love Or Leave
- The Sylvers - Boogie Fever
- The Trammps - Hold Back The Night
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 11If February 11, 1976 is your birthday you're 44 years, 7 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 13 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 11, 1976?
On February 11, 1976 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is February 11, 1976?
On February 11, 1976 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 11, 1976?
On February 11, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 11, 1976?
On February 11, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on February 11, 1976?
On February 11, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 11, 1976?
On February 11, 1976 several famous people were born including, Alexandra Neldel, Tony Battie, Andre Wickstrom.
Which famous people died on February 11, 1976?
Famous people died on February 11, 1976 include, Lee J Cobb, Alice Allen, Charlie Naughton.
What was the number one song in February 11, 1976?
The number one song in the week of February 11, 1976 was 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon in US and December '63 by The Four Seasons in UK.
What were the top hits on February 11, 1976?
The top hits on February 11, 1976 were 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon, Love To Love You Baby by Donna Summer, You Sexy Thing by Hot Chocolate in US and December '63 by The Four Seasons, Forever And Ever by Slik, Mamma Mia by Abba in UK.