Saturday February 21, 1976: on this day

February 21, 1976 was the 52nd day of the year 1976, under the sign of Pisces and the day of the week was Saturday.

Is February 21, 1976 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on February 21, 1976, who was born and died on February 21, 1976, what holidays and observances are celebrated on February 21, 1976, which were the most popular songs (ex. 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon), movies (e.g. In the Realm of the Senses, directed by Nagisa Ôshima), TV series (e.g. Freiwillige Feuerwehr) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about February 21st, 1976 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was February 21, 1976?


February 21, 1976 was a Saturday and it was the 52nd day of the year 1976 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 21, 1976 can also be written as 2/21/1976 in the US and as 21/2/1976 in UK and Europe.

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February 21, 1976: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on February 21, 1976:

  • Rockabye hamlet closes at minskoff theater nyc after 7 performances
  • Cardinal willebrands installed as archbishop of utrecht.

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February 21, 1976: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 21st is Pisces.

Pisces is the 12th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between February 19th and March 20th belong to the Pisces sign: discover Pisces personality and who should a Pisces marry.

Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 21, 1976: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 21, 1976 is Dragon and the associated element is Fire.

Discover the Dragon personality and how the Fire Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

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Discover the planets positions on February 21st, 1976 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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February 21, 1976: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on February 21, 1976 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 21, 1976 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on February 21, 1976 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 46% full, rising at 11:53 pm and setting at 10:59 am.

The previous full moon was on Feb 15, 1976 while the next full moon would come on Mar 16, 1976.

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Who was born on February 21, 1976?


Famous people born on February 21, 1976:

  • Ryan Smyth

    Canadian ice hockey player.

  • Priya Sachdev

    Priya sachdev is an indian model known for her work in the fashion industry.

  • Chai Jing

    Chinese journalist known for her documentary 'Under the Dome' on air pollution in China.

  • Jamie Siminoff

    Founder of Ring, a home security company.

  • Michael McIntyre

    English comedian, actor and television presenter.

  • Tomasz Kiełbowicz

    Polish footballer.

  • Ryan Smyth in Banff

    Alberta, canada; nhl left-wing (edmonton oilers).

  • Robin Confer

    Soccer forward (olympics-1996).

  • Vita St'opina
  • Donald Suxho
  • Bassala Touré
  • Giuseppe Picone
  • Rajmund Fodor
  • Massimo Maffezzoli
  • Merwin Mondesir
  • Juan Carlos Olave
  • Giovanni Riina

Whose famous birthday is on February 21st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 21st:

  • Alan Rickman
    Alan Rickman

    Alan Rickman was a renowned British actor known for his roles in films such as Harry Potter and Die Hard.

  • Jordan Peele
    Jordan Peele

    Jordan peele is a comedian known for his work on the sketch comedy show key & peele and for his critically acclaimed horror films get out...

  • Jennifer Love Hewitt
    Jennifer Love Hewitt

    Jennifer love hewitt is an american actress, singer, and producer known for her roles in popular tv shows such as 'party of five' and 'ghost...

  • Ellen Page
    Ellen Page

    Ellen page is a canadian actress known for her roles in movies such as juno and inception.

  • Ashley Greene
    Ashley Greene

    Ashley greene is an american actress and model best known for her role as alice cullen in the twilight film series.

  • Nina Simone
    Nina Simone

    American jazz singer.

  • Mélanie Laurent
    Mélanie Laurent

    French actress, director, singer, and writer.

  • Christine Ebersole
    Christine Ebersole

    Tony Award-winning actress with a successful career in Broadway and television.

  • Kelsey Grammer
    Kelsey Grammer

    American actor.

  • William Baldwin
    William Baldwin

    American screenwriter and producer of actor actors.

See more famous people and celebrities born on February 21st

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February 21, 1976: How old are you if you were born on that day?


You are 48 years 2 months old,

or 578 months and 1 day old,

or 2513 weeks and 2 days old,

or 17593 days old,

if you were born on February 21, 1976.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 21, 1976?

There are 305 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday February 21st 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 21, 1976?

You belong to the Xennial Generation if you were born on February 21, 1976.

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February 21, 1976: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on February 21, 1976:

  • Frieda Inescort

    Scottish actress meet corliss archer, dies at 74.

  • Jimmy Brady
  • Héctor Basaldúa
  • Domingo Mercante

What famous deaths happened on February 21st?

Famous deaths on February 21st:

  • Peter Tork
    Peter Tork

    Peter tork was an american musician and actor, best known as the keyboardist and bass guitarist of the 1960s pop group the monkees.

  • John Thaw
    John Thaw

    English actor and producer, played inspector morse (d. 2002).

  • Ina Claire
    Ina Claire

    Stage and film actress who appeared in 'The Awful Truth' and 'Ninotchka.

  • Louis Hayward
    Louis Hayward

    Johannesburg, south africa -- actor (lone wolf, survivors).

  • Malcolm X

    American activist, who rose from humble beginnings to become a national civil rights activist.

  • Gertrude Elion

    Gertrude Elion was a Nobel Prize-winning American biochemist and pharmacologist who made significant contributions to the development of...

  • Cherica Easton

    Grammy-winning pop singer known for hits like 'Gypsy, Tramps & Thieves'.

  • Malik El Shabazz

    Also known as Malcolm X, he was a prominent figure in the Nation of Islam and a leading voice in the African-American civil rights movement.

  • Hattye Moen

    Renowned chemist known for her contributions to organic chemistry.

  • Herberta Lackner

    Renowned opera singer known for her powerful voice and emotional performances.

See more famous people and celebrities who died on February 21st

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February 21, 1976: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on February 21, 1976:

  • Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
  • International Mother Language Day (UNESCO).

Saints celebrated on February 21, 1976:

  • Saint Pepin of Landen
  • Saint Randoald
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February 21, 1976: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on February 21, 1976 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week February 16th and February 22nd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


February 21, 1976: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on February 21, 1976 was 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon, according to the music chart for the week February 16th and February 22nd.

February 21, 1976: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on February 21, 1976 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 16th and February 22nd. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
  2. - Theme From S.W.A.T.
  3. - You Sexy Thing
  4. - Love To Love You Baby
  5. - Love Machine (Part 1)

February 21, 1976: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on February 21, 1976 was December '63 by The Four Seasons, according to the music chart for the week February 16th and February 22nd.

February 21, 1976: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on February 21, 1976 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 16th and February 22nd. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - December '63
  2. - Forever And Ever
  3. - Mamma Mia
  4. - I Love To Love
  5. - Rodrigo's Guitar Concerto De Aranjuez

February 21, 1976: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on February 21, 1976 was Sweet Thing by Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan, according to the R&B music chart for the week February 16th and February 22nd.

February 21, 1976: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on February 21, 1976 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week February 16th and February 22nd. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Sweet Thing
  2. - Sweet Love
  3. - Turning Point
  4. - Let The Music Play
  5. - Boogie Fever

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February 21, 1976: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on February 21, 1976 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

In the Realm of the Senses

In the Realm of the Senses

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Nagisa Ôshima

Starring: Tatsuya Fuji, Eiko Matsuda, Aoi Nakajima, Yasuko Matsui

Country: United States of America

To the Devil a Daughter

To the Devil a Daughter

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Peter Sykes

Starring: Richard Widmark, Christopher Lee, Honor Blackman, Denholm Elliott

Country: United States of America

Salon Kitty

Salon Kitty

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Tinto Brass

Starring: Helmut Berger, Ingrid Thulin, Teresa Ann Savoy, John Steiner

Country: United States of America

Black Shampoo

Black Shampoo

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Greydon Clark

Starring: John Daniels, Tanya Boyd, Joseph Carlo, Skip E. Lowe

Goodbye, Norma Jean

Goodbye, Norma Jean

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Larry Buchanan

Starring: Misty Rowe, Terence Locke, Patch Mackenzie, Preston Hanson

February 21, 1976: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on February 21, 1976 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Freiwillige Feuerwehr

Freiwillige Feuerwehr

Release year: 1976

State of Emergency

State of Emergency

Release year: 1975

Directed by: Turner Clay

When the Boat Comes In

When the Boat Comes In

Release year: 1975

Written by:

Directed by: David Reynolds

Starring: James Bolam, James Garbutt, Jean Heywood, John Nightingale

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Prince and the Pauper

The Prince and the Pauper

Release year: 1975

Directed by: Giles Foster

Good Heavens

Good Heavens

Release year: 1976

Country: United States of America

February 21, 1976: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on February 21, 1976 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

Curtain by Agatha Christie

Curtain

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Harper Collins is now home to the Queen of Mystery! Agatha Christie is the acknowledged mistress in suspense. She's the creator of Miss Marple and Hercule Poirot in Belgium, as well as many other memorable characters. Her entire collection of …

The Russians by Hedrick Smith

The Russians

By:

Hedrick Smith did what all of us wish we could: He went to Russia and spoke to the people.

The Choirboys by Joseph Wambaugh

The Choirboys

By:

Los Angeles Police Department partners, they are haunted by the dark secrets of nightwatch-shared predawn drinks and the sex sessions they call "chore practice." Each one carries his cynicism as a bulletproof jockstrap. He has his horror story and his …

Nightwork by Irwin Shaw

Nightwork

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Douglas Grimes is a penniless ex pilot and is looking for a way to live again. Opportunity is offered by New York City's dead body.

Angels by Billy Graham

Angels

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Yes, angels exist. They are real and not figments of your imagination. "If we had spiritual eyes, we could see not only an evil world and its powers but also powerful angels.

February 21, 1976: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on February 21, 1976 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Stunt Cycle

Stunt Cycle

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Simulation

The Amazing Maze Game

The Amazing Maze Game

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Midway

Datsun 280 ZZZAP

Datsun 280 ZZZAP

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade racing

Publisher: Midway Manufacturing

Night Driver

Night Driver

Platform: Arcade, Atari 2600, Commodore 64, MSX

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Bigfoot Bonkers

Bigfoot Bonkers

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Snake

Publisher: Meadows Games

history

Who was the US President on February 21, 1976?

On February 21, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 21, 1976?

On February 21, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 21, 1976?

On February 21, 1976 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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What is special about February 21st?

February 21st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 21st day of the month of February. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on February 21st, such as:

  • 2019 - American-led intervention in syria's civil war: france and the united kingdom, allies of the united states, say that they will not keep their troops there after the united states withdraws.
  • 2018 - Operation barkhane: two french soldiers die after their armoured vehicle collides with a roadside bomb in mali.
  • 2017 - At least six people were killed by suicide bombers near charsadda's district court. jamaat-ul ahrar claimed responsibility.

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history

What happened in 1976?

1976 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Musical Jubilee closes at St. James Theater NYC after 92 performances
  • NBC replaces the peacock logo
  • Candide closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 740 performances

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What was the calendar for February 1976?

February 1976 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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