Wednesday March 31, 1976
US date format: 3/31/1976, UK date format: 31/3/1976
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 31, 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 Mélanie Coste and Ashton Moore.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Disco Lady by Johnnie Taylor.
In UK I Love To Love by Tina Charles was in the top 5 hits.
The River Niger, directed by Krishna Shah, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Battle of the Sexes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blockade or Heavyweight Champ.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 31, 1976?
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- Cleveland Cavaliers clinch their first ever NBA playoff berth.
- New Jersey Court rules Karen Anne Quinlan may be disconnected from respirator.
- The New Jersey Supreme Court rules that coma patient Karen Ann Quinlan can be disconnected from her ventilator. She remains comatose and dies in 1985.
- Apple Computer Company is formed by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.
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- Paul Strand: American photographer and filmmaker...
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 31, 1976?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady
- Gary Wright - Dream Weaver
- Captain and Tennille - Lonely Night (Angel Face)
- Bellamy Brothers - Let Your Love Flow
- Rufus - Sweet Thing
- Maxine Nightingale - Right Back Where We Started From
- Aerosmith - Dream On
- The Four Seasons - December 1963 (Oh, What A Night)
- Bay City Rollers - Money Honey
- David Bowie - Golden Years
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady
- Eddie Kendricks - He's A Friend
- Dorothy Moore - Misty Blue
- The Blackbyrds - Happy Music
- Bobby Womack - Daylight
- The Staple Singers - New Orleans
- Archie Bell & The Drells - Let's Groove (part 1)
- Al Wilson - I've Got A Feeling (we'll Be Seeing Each Other Aga
- The O'Jays - Livin' For The Weekend / Stairway To Heaven
- Ohio Players - Fopp
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 31, 1976?
On March 31, 1976 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is March 31, 1976?
On March 31, 1976 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on March 31, 1976?
On March 31, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 31, 1976?
On March 31, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on March 31, 1976?
On March 31, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 31, 1976?
On March 31, 1976 several famous people were born including, Mélanie Coste, Ganda, Ashton Moore.
Which famous people died on March 31, 1976?
Famous people died on March 31, 1976 include, Paul Strand.
What was the number one song in March 31, 1976?
The number one song in the week of March 31, 1976 was Disco Lady by Johnnie Taylor in US and I Love To Love by Tina Charles in UK.
What were the top hits on March 31, 1976?
The top hits on March 31, 1976 were Disco Lady by Johnnie Taylor, Dream Weaver by Gary Wright, Lonely Night (Angel Face) by Captain and Tennille in US and I Love To Love by Tina Charles, Love Really Hurts Without You by Billy Ocean, Save Your Kisses For Me by Brotherhood Of Man in UK.