Sunday March 14, 1976
US date format: 3/14/1976, UK date format: 14/3/1976
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 14, 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 Daniel Gillies and Merlin Santana.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to December 1963 (Oh, What A Night) by The Four Seasons.
In UK I Love To Love by Tina Charles was in the top 5 hits.
Family Plot, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while The Eagle Has Landed by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Battle of the Sexes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Colossal Cave Adventure or Breakout.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 14, 1976?
- Albania - Summer Day: Albanian holiday Summer is celebrated in this day in Elbasan and its surroundings.
- Pi Day - unofficial mathematics holiday.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honor of Mars were held.
- Saint Mathildis
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- Jockey Bill Shoemaker wins his 7,000th race.
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- After eight years on NBC, ''The Wizard of Oz'' returns to CBS, where it will remain for the next twenty-two years, setting what was likely then a record for the most telecasts of a Hollywood film on a commercial television network. That record will finally be broken by ''The Ten Commandments'', which began its annual network telecasts on ABC in 1973 and is still (2012) telecast by that network.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 14, 1976?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Four Seasons - December 1963 (Oh, What A Night)
- Eric Carmen - All By Myself
- The Miracles - Love Machine (Part 1)
- Eagles - Take It To The Limit
- Gary Wright - Dream Weaver
- Captain and Tennille - Lonely Night (Angel Face)
- Rhythm Heritage - Theme From S.W.A.T.
- Nazareth - Love Hurts
- Rufus - Sweet Thing
- Larry Groce - Junk Food Junkie (Live)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady
- The Sylvers - Boogie Fever
- The Temptations - Keep Holding On
- Eddie Kendricks - He's A Friend
- The Staple Singers - New Orleans
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Sweet Thing
- Commodores - Sweet Love
- Barry White - Let The Music Play
- Dorothy Moore - Misty Blue
- The Stairsteps - From Us To You
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 14If March 14, 1976 is your birthday you're 44 years, 6 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 14 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 March 14, 1976?
On March 14, 1976 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is March 14, 1976?
On March 14, 1976 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 14, 1976?
On March 14, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 14, 1976?
On March 14, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on March 14, 1976?
On March 14, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 14, 1976?
On March 14, 1976 several famous people were born including, Daniel Gillies, Merlin Santana, Corey Stoll.
Which famous people died on March 14, 1976?
Famous people died on March 14, 1976 include, Martha Saalfeldt, Alberta Franklin, Busby Berkeley.
What was the number one song in March 14, 1976?
The number one song in the week of March 14, 1976 was December 1963 (Oh, What A Night) by The Four Seasons in US and I Love To Love by Tina Charles in UK.
What were the top hits on March 14, 1976?
The top hits on March 14, 1976 were December 1963 (Oh, What A Night) by The Four Seasons, All By Myself by Eric Carmen, Love Machine (Part 1) by The Miracles in US and I Love To Love by Tina Charles, Love Really Hurts Without You by Billy Ocean, Save Your Kisses For Me by Brotherhood Of Man in UK.