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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in July 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.

But much more happened on July 1976: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 1976?


Events

  • 01 Jul 1976 Kenneth Gibson, is 1st black President of US Conference of Mayors
  • 02 Jul 1976 83rd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats E Goolagong (63 46 86)
  • 03 Jul 1976 Adolfo Suarez becomes Premier of Spain
  • 04 Jul 1976 Opening ceremony of the Dai Bosatsu monastery Catskill Mt, New York
  • 06 Jul 1976 Soyuz 21 carries two cosmonauts to Salyut 5 space station.
  • 07 Jul 1976 E Henry Knoche, becomes Deputy Director of CIA
  • 08 Jul 1976 Randy Jones wins NL record 16 games before All Star break
  • 09 Jul 1976 England all out for 71 vs. WI at Old Trafford, Holding 14 5-7-17-5
  • 10 Jul 1976 105th British Golf Open: Johnny Miller shoots a 279 at Royal Birkdale
  • 11 Jul 1976 1st US football club in Austria forms (FAAFC-1st Austrian American)
  • 12 Jul 1976 Ian Dury and Kilburns disband
  • 13 Jul 1976 47th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 7-1 at Veterans Stadium, Philadelphia
  • 14 Jul 1976 Jimmy Carter wins Democratic Presidential Nomination in New York City
  • 15 Jul 1976 36-hr kidnap of 26 school children and their bus driver in California
  • 16 Jul 1976 Rock duo Loggins and Messina break-up after six years.
  • 17 Jul 1976 Indonesian President Suharto annexes East Timor
  • 18 Jul 1976 Judy Rankin wins LPGA Borden Golf Classic
  • 19 Jul 1976 Rock group Deep Purple disbands.
  • 20 Jul 1976 Last US troops leave Thailand
  • 21 Jul 1976 Guys & Dolls opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 239 performances
  • 22 Jul 1976 Let My People Come opens at Morosco Theater NYC for 106 performances
  • 23 Jul 1976 42nd NFL Chicago All Star Game: Pittsburgh 24, All Stars 0 (52,895)
  • 24 Jul 1976 John Naber is 1st to swin 200m backstroke under 2 minutes
  • 25 Jul 1976 Annegret Richter runs 100m (11.01)
  • 26 Jul 1976 In Los Angeles, Ronald Reagan announces his choice of liberal U.S. Senator Richard Schweiker as his vice presidential running mate, in an effort to woo moderate Republican delegates away from President Gerald Ford.
  • 27 Jul 1976 8.2 Tangshan earthquake kills estimated 240,000 Chinese
  • 28 Jul 1976 242,000 die in Tientsin-Tangshan (China) 8.2 earthquake
  • 29 Jul 1976 In New York City, David Berkowitz (aka the ''Son of Sam'') kills one person and seriously wounds another in the first of a series of attacks.
  • 30 Jul 1976 Giulio Andreotti sworn in as Premier of Italy
  • 31 Jul 1976 Seychelles Independence (Independence day)

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Movies

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Aliens

Aliens

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Carrie Henn, Paul Reiser

Country: United States of America

The Message

The Message

Directed by: Moustapha Akkad

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Irene Papas, Michael Ansara, Johnny Sekka

Country: United States of America

Castle in the Sky

Castle in the Sky

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Anna Paquin, James Van Der Beek, Cloris Leachman, Mark Hamill

Country: United States of America

The Help

The Help

Directed by: Tate Taylor

Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

Country: United States of America

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Directed by: Zoya Akhtar

Starring: Katrina Kaif, Hrithik Roshan, Naseeruddin Shah, Farhan Akhtar

Books

Which were the most popular books released in July 1976?
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The R Document by Irving Wallace

The R Document

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Before the Patriot Act, there was . . . The R DocumentAs crime and violence threaten to engulf America, the President proposes a daring new amendment to the Constitution, allowing the

Passages by Gail Sheehy

Passages

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At last, this is your story. You'll recognize yourself, your friends, and your loves. You'll see how to use each life crisis as an opportunity for creative change -- to grow

The West End Horror by Nicholas Meyer

The West End Horror

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A Stranger In The Mirror by Sidney Sheldon

A Stranger In The Mirror

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A LONELY MAN. Toby Temple is a super star and a super bastard, a man adored by his fans and plagued by suspicion and distrust.A

The Final Days by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein

The Final Days

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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