Sunday May 30, 1976

US date format: 5/30/1976, UK date format: 30/5/1976

It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 30, 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 Magnus Norman and Rasho Nesterovic. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Love Hangover by Diana Ross. In UK Fernando by Abba was in the top 5 hits. Duelle, directed by Jacques Rivette, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976 while Agent In Place by Helen MacInnes was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Saramandaia. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Sea Wolf or Fonz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1976 or at May 30 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 30, 1976?


Holidays

  • Saint Reinhilde
  • Peru ? National Potato Day [1].
  • United States ? Memorial Day (originally ? currently last Monday in May).
  • Saint Ferdinand III
  • See more

Events

  • 22nd LPGA Championship won by Betty Burfeindt.
  • Bobby Unser sets world record for the fastest pit stop (4 seconds).
  • Indianapolis 500-Mile Race: Johnny Rutherford wins the (rain-shortened) shortest race in event history to date, at 102 laps or 255 miles (408ampnbspkm).

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

  • : American baseball player and manager (d....

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

Duelle

Duelle

Directed by: Jacques Rivette

Starring: Juliet Berto, Bulle Ogier, Jean Babilée, Hermine Karagheuz

The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane

The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane

Directed by: Nicolas Gessner

Starring: Jodie Foster, Martin Sheen, Alexis Smith, Mort Shuman

Country: United States of America

Bugsy Malone

Bugsy Malone

Directed by: Alan Parker

Starring: Jodie Foster, Scott Baio, Florrie Dugger, John Cassisi

Country: United States of America

Sweet Revenge

Sweet Revenge

Directed by: Jerry Schatzberg

Starring: Stockard Channing, Sam Waterston, Franklyn Ajaye, Richard Daughty

Revenge of the Cheerleaders

Revenge of the Cheerleaders

Directed by: Richard Lerner

Starring: Jerii Woods, Cheryl Smith, Helen Lang, Patrice Rohmer

Have a look at 'THE TIMES' from May 30, 1976 and get it!

Get UK historic newspapers

Get 'THE TIMES' from May 30, 1976
The Times

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Saramandaia

Saramandaia

The Adventures of Pinocchio

The Adventures of Pinocchio

Directed by: Steve Barron

Battle of the Sexes

Battle of the Sexes

Directed by: Valerie Faris

O Casarão

O Casarão

Murder

Murder

Days to next May 30

If May 30, 1976 is your birthday you're 44 years, 3 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 2 days.
calendar

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1976?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

Agent In Place by Helen MacInnes

Agent In Place

By:

Chuck Kelso is an idealist. When he steals a top-secret NATO memorandum, he only intends to leak it to the press; but it is soon in the hands of a Russian

Trinity by Leon Uris

Trinity

By:

Leon Uris’s beloved Irish classic, available in Avon mass market. From the acclaimed author who enthralled the world with Exodus, Battle Cry, QB VII, Topaz, and other beloved classics of twentieth-century fiction comes a sweeping and powerful epic adventure that …

Scoundrel Time by Lillian Hellman

Scoundrel Time

By:

In 1952, Hellman joined the ranks of intellectuals and artists called before Congress to testify about political subversion. Terrified yet defiant, Hellman refused to incriminate herself or others, and managed to

Spandau by Albert Speer

Spandau

By:

This is one of the most amazing books every written. After being convicted in the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials, the prisoners were not allowed to have writing paper, were not allowed

The Final Days by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein

The Final Days

By:

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

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Blockade

Blockade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Sega

Sea Wolf

Sea Wolf

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Military shooter

Indy 4

Indy 4

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Starship 1

Starship 1

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Shooter

Fonz

Fonz

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Motorbike racing game

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 30, 1976?

On May 30, 1976 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is May 30, 1976?

On May 30, 1976 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on May 30, 1976?

On May 30, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 30, 1976?

On May 30, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 30, 1976?

On May 30, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 30, 1976?

On May 30, 1976 several famous people were born including, Magnus Norman, Leonel de Peralta, Rasho Nesterovic.

Which famous people died on May 30, 1976?

Famous people died on May 30, 1976 include, Max Carey.

What was the number one song in May 30, 1976?

The number one song in the week of May 30, 1976 was Love Hangover by Diana Ross in US and Fernando by Abba in UK.

What were the top hits on May 30, 1976?

The top hits on May 30, 1976 were Love Hangover by Diana Ross, Silly Love Songs by Wings, Fooled Around And Fell In Love by Elvin Bishop in US and Fernando by Abba, Save Your Kisses For Me by Brotherhood Of Man, No Charge by JJ Barrie in UK.


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes