Monday December 13, 1976
US date format: 12/13/1976, UK date format: 13/12/1976
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 13, 1976). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Rama Yade and Noémie Elbaz.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
Island of Death, directed by Nico Mastorakis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pat & Mat.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Sprint 2 or Bigfoot Bonkers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 13, 1976?
- Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
- R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
- Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
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- Golden Gate Bridge District starts ferry service to Larkspur, California.
- Longest non-stop passenger airflight (Sydney to San Francisco, 13 hours 14 minutes).
- Eduard Claudius: Writer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 13, 1976?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 13If December 13, 1976 is your birthday you're 43 years, 11 months, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 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 December 13, 1976?
On December 13, 1976 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is December 13, 1976?
On December 13, 1976 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 13, 1976?
On December 13, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 13, 1976?
On December 13, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 13, 1976?
On December 13, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 13, 1976?
On December 13, 1976 several famous people were born including, Rama Yade, Noémie Elbaz, Josh Fogg.
Which famous people died on December 13, 1976?
Famous people died on December 13, 1976 include, Eduard Claudius.
What was the number one song in December 13, 1976?
The number one song in the week of December 13, 1976 was Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) by Rod Stewart in US and Under The Moon Of Love by Showaddywaddy in UK.
What were the top hits on December 13, 1976?
The top hits on December 13, 1976 were Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) by Rod Stewart, The Rubberband Man by Spinners, You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show) by Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr. in US and Under The Moon Of Love by Showaddywaddy, When A Child Is Born by Johnny Mathis, Somebody To Love by Queen in UK.