Saturday February 21, 1976
US date format: 2/21/1976, UK date format: 21/2/1976
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 21, 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 Ryan Smyth and Ryan Smyth in Banff.
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.
In the Realm of the Senses, directed by Nagisa Ôshima, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Shogun by James Clavell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Freiwillige Feuerwehr.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Sea Wolf or Datsun 280 ZZZAP.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 21, 1976?
- Saint Pepin of Landen
- Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
- Saint Randoald
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 21, 1976?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul Simon - 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
- Rhythm Heritage - Theme From S.W.A.T.
- Hot Chocolate - You Sexy Thing
- Donna Summer - Love To Love You Baby
- The Miracles - Love Machine (Part 1)
- Barry Manilow - I Write The Songs
- Eric Carmen - All By Myself
- Neil Sedaka - Breaking Up Is Hard To Do
- Eagles - Take It To The Limit
- Electric Light Orchestra - Evil Woman
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Sweet Thing
- Commodores - Sweet Love
- Tyrone Davis - Turning Point
- Barry White - Let The Music Play
- The Sylvers - Boogie Fever
- Joe Simon - I Need You, You Need Me
- Natalie Cole - Inseparable
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Sing A Song
- The Spinners - Love Or Leave
- The Dramatics - You're Fooling You
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 21If February 21, 1976 is your birthday you're 44 years, 7 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 19 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 21, 1976?
On February 21, 1976 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is February 21, 1976?
On February 21, 1976 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
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 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 21, 1976?
On February 21, 1976 several famous people were born including, Ryan Smyth, Robin Confer, Ryan Smyth in Banff.
Which famous people died on February 21, 1976?
Famous people died on February 21, 1976 include, Frieda Inescort.
What was the number one song in February 21, 1976?
The number one song in the week of February 21, 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 21, 1976?
The top hits on February 21, 1976 were 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon, Theme From S.W.A.T. by Rhythm Heritage, 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.