Wednesday September 15, 1976

US date format: 9/15/1976, UK date format: 15/9/1976

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 15, 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 Brett Kimmorley and Paul Thomson. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Play That Funky Music by Wild Cherry. In UK Dancing Queen by Abba was in the top 5 hits. The Front, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976 while Your Erroneous Zones by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Chorlton and the Wheelies. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dukedom or Starship 1.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Bulgaria - The first day of school.
  • Japan - Respect for the Aged Day before 2003; beginning in 2003, Respect for the Aged Day is held on the third Monday of September.
  • The United Kingdom - the British commemorate the Battle of Britain on the day of the last massive Luftwaffe attack in 1940.
  • Also see September 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
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Movies

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The Front

The Front

Directed by: Martin Ritt

Starring: Woody Allen, Zero Mostel, Herschel Bernardi, Michael Murphy

The Human Tornado

The Human Tornado

Directed by: Cliff Roquemore

Starring: Rudy Ray Moore, Lady Reed, Jimmy Lynch, Gloria Delaney

Massacre at Central High

Massacre at Central High

Directed by: Rene Daalder

Starring: Derrel Maury, Andrew Stevens, Robert Carradine, Kimberly Beck

Haunts

Haunts

Directed by: Herb Freed

Starring: May Britt, Cameron Mitchell, Aldo Ray, William Gray Espy

Slumber Party '57

Slumber Party '57

Directed by: William A. Levey

Starring: Janet Wood, Noelle North, Debra Winger, Bridget Holloman

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TV Series

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Chorlton and the Wheelies

Chorlton and the Wheelies

Starring: Joe Lynch

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Gribouille

Gribouille

Ivan the Terrible

Ivan the Terrible

Directed by: Peter Moers

Bonjour Paris

Bonjour Paris

Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not

Directed by: Alexander Holt

Days to next September 15

If September 15, 1976 is your birthday you're 44 years, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 17 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Your Erroneous Zones by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

Your Erroneous Zones

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This best selling guide sends a simple but profound message - avoid the trap of negative thinking and master the art of self-actualization.

The Lonely Lady by Harold Robbins

The Lonely Lady

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“Harold Robbins is a master.” —Playboy “Robbins grabs the reader and doesn’t let go…” —Publishers Weekly A young schoolgirl with dreams of being an actress, JeriLee Randall, is at the dawn of discovering

A Man Called Intrepid by William Stevenson

A Man Called Intrepid

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A New York Times Best Seller!The classic real-life story of the superspy whose vast intelligence network helped defeat the Nazis in World War II.A Man Called Intrepid is the account of the world’s first integrated intelligence operation and of its …

The Final Days by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein

The Final Days

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The Final Days is the classic, behind-the-scenes account of Richard Nixon's dramatic last months as president. Moment by moment, Bernstein and Woodward portray the taut, post-Watergate White House as Nixon, his

Touch Not The Cat by Mary Stewart

Touch Not The Cat

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Bryony Ashley knows that her family's grand estate is both hell and paradise -- once elegant and beautiful, yet mired in debt and shrouded in shadow.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

F-1

F-1

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing game

Dukedom

Dukedom

Genre: Turn-based strategy

The Amazing Maze Game

The Amazing Maze Game

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Midway

Starship 1

Starship 1

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Shooter

Indy 4

Indy 4

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 15, 1976?

On September 15, 1976 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is September 15, 1976?

On September 15, 1976 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 15, 1976?

On September 15, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 15, 1976?

On September 15, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on September 15, 1976?

On September 15, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 15, 1976?

On September 15, 1976 several famous people were born including, Brett Kimmorley, Paul Thomson, Matt Thornton.

What was the number one song in September 15, 1976?

The number one song in the week of September 15, 1976 was Play That Funky Music by Wild Cherry in US and Dancing Queen by Abba in UK.

What were the top hits on September 15, 1976?

The top hits on September 15, 1976 were Play That Funky Music by Wild Cherry, (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty by K.C and the Sunshine Band, I'd Really Love To See You Tonight by England Dan and John Ford Coley in US and Dancing Queen by Abba, Can't Get By Without You by The Real Thing, Let 'Em In by Wings in UK.


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