Sunday November 21, 1976

US date format: 11/21/1976, UK date format: 21/11/1976

The day of the week was Sunday, under the astrological sign of Scorpio (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on November 21, 1976).

Famous birthdays on this day include Dasha and Thomas Mars.

The number one song in US was Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) by Rod Stewart. If You Leave Me Now by Chicago was #1 song in the UK.

Silver Streak, directed by Arthur Hiller, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1976 while Roots by Alex Haley was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching The Brady Bunch Variety Hour. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Colossal Cave Adventure or Dukedom.

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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November 21, 1976 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If November 21, 1976 is your birthday you are 46 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on November 21.

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November 21, 1976 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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Silver Streak

Silver Streak

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Arthur Hiller

Starring: Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor, Jill Clayburgh, Patrick McGoohan

Country: United States of America

The Ups and Downs of a Handyman

The Ups and Downs of a Handyman

Release year: 1976

Directed by: John Sealey

Starring: Barry Stokes, Gay Soper, Sue Lloyd, Bob Todd

Mandinga

Mandinga

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Mario Pinzauti

Starring: Maria Rosaria Riuzzi, Serafino Profumo, Antonio Gismondo

Country: Italy

Keoma

Keoma

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Enzo G. Castellari

Starring: Franco Nero, William Berger, Olga Karlatos, Orso Maria Guerrini

Country: Italy

Do Anjaane

Do Anjaane

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Dulal Guha

Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha, Prem Chopra, Pradeep Kumar

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 21, 1976?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
  2. - The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald
  3. - Love So Right
  4. - Muskrat Love
  5. - Disco Duck (Part 1)

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - If You Leave Me Now
  2. - Mississippi
  3. - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
  4. - Under The Moon Of Love
  5. - Don't Take Away The Music

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - You Don't Have To Be A Star
  2. - Enjoy Yourself
  3. - Love Ballad
  4. - Keep Me Cryin'
  5. - Dazz
Sport Games on November 21, 1976

Sport Games on November 21, 1976


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American Football
  • Chicago Bears - Detroit Lions : 10 - 14
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Kansas City Chiefs : 27 - 24
  • Cleveland Browns - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 24 - 7
  • Dallas Cowboys - Atlanta Falcons : 10 - 17
  • Houston Oilers - Pittsburgh Steelers : 16 - 32
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TV Series

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The Brady Bunch Variety Hour

The Brady Bunch Variety Hour

Release year: 1976

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Release year: 1976

Directed by: John Cromwell

The Emigrants

The Emigrants

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Jan Troell

Stay Tuned

Stay Tuned

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Peter Hyams

Chorlton and the Wheelies

Chorlton and the Wheelies

Release year: 1976

Starring: Joe Lynch

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

How old am I?

If November 21, 1976 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Roots by Alex Haley

Roots

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Roots, one of the most influential books and TV series, galvanized America and created a remarkable political, racial and cultural dialogue that had not been seen since the 1960s.

Adolf Hitler by John Toland

Adolf Hitler

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John Toland, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, has written a definitive biography about Adolf Hitler. It remains the most comprehensive, readable and objective account possible of Hitler's life.

Blue Skies, No Candy by Gael Greene

Blue Skies, No Candy

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"A caviar-and-foie gras freefall, uninhibited and delicious sex Toronto Globe. This is the first book on sex to cause such a stir since Henry Miller.

The Right And The Power by Leon Jaworski

The Right And The Power

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First edition. The book is in excellent condition. Black boards with gilt lettering. DJ is in Good Condition with tiny tears and creases.

Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut

Slapstick

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Slapstick is a humorous look at today's follies. It shows an apocalyptic vision through the eyes and ears of the King of Manhattan.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Colossal Cave Adventure

Colossal Cave Adventure

Platform: Many (initially PDP-10)

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: CRL

Dukedom

Dukedom

Genre: Turn-based strategy

The Amazing Maze Game

The Amazing Maze Game

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Midway

Indy 4

Indy 4

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Indy 4

Indy 4

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 21, 1976?

On November 21, 1976 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is November 21, 1976?

On November 21, 1976 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on November 21, 1976?

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

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

On November 21, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on November 21, 1976?

On November 21, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 21, 1976?

On November 21, 1976 several famous people were born including, Dasha, Thomas Mars, Risa Dressler.

Which famous people died on November 21, 1976?

Famous people died on November 21, 1976 include, Niles Welch.

What was the number one song in November 21, 1976?

The number one song in the week of November 21, 1976 was Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) by Rod Stewart in US and If You Leave Me Now by Chicago in UK.

What were the top hits on November 21, 1976?

The top hits on November 21, 1976 were Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) by Rod Stewart, The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald by Gordon Lightfoot, Love So Right by Bee Gees in US and If You Leave Me Now by Chicago, Mississippi by Pussycat, You Make Me Feel Like Dancing by Leo Sayer in UK.