Friday November 26, 1976
US date format: 11/26/1976, UK date format: 26/11/1976
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 26, 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 Maia Campbell and Joe Nichols.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) by Rod Stewart.
In UK If You Leave Me Now by Chicago was in the top 5 hits.
Bound for Glory, directed by Hal Ashby, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Storm Warning by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Brady Bunch Variety Hour.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Amazing Maze Game or Breakout.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 26, 1976?
- Mongolia: Independence Day
- Russia: St. Yuri's Day (1497 - 1649)
- Also see November 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. saints - Pope Siricius; celebration of the excellence of Saint Genevieve in Paris.
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- German DR deprives singer / Poet Wolf Biermann citizenship
- Ringo releases Hey Baby single
- Sex Pistols release their debut single Anarchy In The UK
- Willy Burns elected Chairman of Social International
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 26, 1976?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rod Stewart - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
- Gordon Lightfoot - The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald
- Bee Gees - Love So Right
- Captain and Tennille - Muskrat Love
- Spinners - The Rubberband Man
- Rick Dees - Disco Duck (Part 1)
- Commodores - Just To Be Close To You
- KISS - Beth
- Boston - More Than A Feeling
- Barry De Vorzon and Perry Botkin, Jr. - Nadia's Theme (The Young And The Restless)
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 26If November 26, 1976 is your birthday you're 43 years, 10 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 29 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 November 26, 1976?
On November 26, 1976 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is November 26, 1976?
On November 26, 1976 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on November 26, 1976?
On November 26, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 26, 1976?
On November 26, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on November 26, 1976?
On November 26, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 26, 1976?
On November 26, 1976 several famous people were born including, Joe Nichols, Maia Campbell, Andreas Augustsson.
What was the number one song in November 26, 1976?
The number one song in the week of November 26, 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 26, 1976?
The top hits on November 26, 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.