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Number of Records Matching Query: 96
 
CONVOY - GOES NO 1EVENT
 
Event Date: 1st January 1976
Description: The CB radio craze was sweeping country music, as no less than three No. 1 songs are about citizens-band radios
 
Summary: C. W. McCall's "Convoy" — about a band of truck drivers who fight back against redneck police officers — spends four of its six weeks at No. 1 in January, and goes on to be Billboard's No. 1 country song of 1976. 
 

POPULAR TV SHOWS 1976EVENT
 
Event Date: 1st January 1976
Description: TOP TV SHOWS OF 1976
 
Summary: 1976-77 1 Happy Days ABC 2 Laverne and Shirley ABC 3 The ABC Monday Night Movie ABC 4 M*A*S*H CBS 5 Charlie's Angels ABC 6 The Big Event NBC 7 The Six Million Dollar Man ABC 8 The ABC Sunday Night Movie (tie) ABC 8 Baretta (tie) ABC 8 One Day at a Time (tie) CBS 11 Three's Company ABC 12 All in the Family CBS 13 Welcome Back, Kotter ABC 14 The Bionic Woman ABC 15 The Waltons (tie) CBS 15 Little House on the Prairie (tie) NBC 17 Barney Miller ABC 18 60 Minutes (tie) CBS 18 Hawaii Five-0 CBS 20 NBC Monday Night at the Movies NBC 
 

MAL EVENSEVENT
 
Event Date: 3rd January 1976
 
Summary: EX BEATLE ROADIE, DIES AFTER BEING SHOT. 1976 
 

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1976EVENT
 
Event Date: 3rd January 1976
Description: A Night at the Opera is the fourth studio album by the British rock group Queen,
 

MAL EVANSDIED
 
Event Date: 5th January 1976
Description: Manager, Personal assistant, Record producer
 

JENNY LEWISBORN
 
Event Date: 8th January 1976
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Actress, USA
 

HOWLIN WOLFEVENT
 
Event Date: 10th January 1976
 

HOWLIN WOLFDIED
 
Event Date: 10th January 1976
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
 

DAMIEN LEITHBORN
 
Event Date: 18th January 1976
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Ireland
 

EMMA BUNTONBORN
 
Event Date: 21st January 1976
Description: Vocalist, UK
 

PAUL ROBESONDIED
 
Event Date: 23rd January 1976
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

KRIS KENNERDIED
 
Event Date: 25th January 1976
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 

RAY NANCEDIED
 
Event Date: 28th January 1976
Description: Violinist, Trumpeter, Vocalist, USA
 

JESSE FULLEREVENT
 
Event Date: 30th January 1976
 
Summary: WRITER OF "SAN FRANSISCO BLUES" DIES IN 1976 
 

MANCE LIPSCOMBDIED
 
Event Date: 30th January 1976
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

BUSTER BROWNEVENT
 
Event Date: 31st January 1976
 

BUSTER BROWNDIED
 
Event Date: 31st January 1976
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

ISLA FISHERBORN
 
Event Date: 3rd February 1976
Description: Actress, Australia
 

RUDI POMPILLIDIED
 
Event Date: 5th February 1976
Description: Saxophonist, USA
 

GLADYS MONCRIEFFDIED
 
Event Date: 8th February 1976
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 

PERCY FAITHDIED
 
Event Date: 9th February 1976
Description: Bandleader, Arranger, Canadian
 

LEE J COBBDIED
 
Event Date: 11th February 1976
Description: Actor, USA
 

PETER HAYESBORN
 
Event Date: 11th February 1976
Description: Guitarist, USA
 

SAL MINEODIED
 
Event Date: 12th February 1976
Description: Actor, Vocalist, Drummer , USA
 

SAL MINEO MURDEREDEVENT
 
Event Date: 12th February 1976
Description: In the late 1960s, Mineo became one of the first major actors in Hollywood to publicly acknowledge his homosexuality
 

FEISTBORN
 
Event Date: 13th February 1976
Description: Singer-songwriter
 

LILI PONSDIED
 
Event Date: 13th February 1976
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

FLORENCE BALLARDEVENT
 
Event Date: 21st February 1976
 

FLORENCE BALLARDDIED
 
Event Date: 21st February 1976
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

MICHAEL MCINTYREBORN
 
Event Date: 21st February 1976
Description: Comedian, UK
 

FLORENCE BALLARDDIED
 
Event Date: 22nd February 1976
Description: Florence Glenda Ballard Chapman (June 30, 1943 – February 22, 1976)
 

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1976EVENT
 
Event Date: 28th February 1976
 

RAY GILBERTDIED
 
Event Date: 3rd March 1976
Description: Lyricist, USA
 

BUSBY BERKELEYDIED
 
Event Date: 14th March 1976
Description: Director of film.
 

KEITH RELFDIED
 
Event Date: 14th March 1976
Description: Vocalist, UK
 

ARTHUR GUNTEREVENT
 
Event Date: 16th March 1976
 
Summary: WELL KNOWN FOR "BABY LETS PLAY HOUSE" RECORDED BY ELVIS PRESLEY DIED MAY 16, 1976 AGED 50. SINGER / SONGWRITER 
 

STEPHEN GATELYBORN
 
Event Date: 17th March 1976
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Composer, Ireland
 

STEVEN GATELYBORN
 
Event Date: 17th March 1976
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Songwriter
 

JIM MCCARTNEYDIED
 
Event Date: 18th March 1976
Description: The McCartney Family.
 

ADOLPH RICKENBACKERDIED
 
Event Date: 19th March 1976
Description: Adolph Rickenbacker died from cancer in Orange County, California in 1976 at the age of 90.
 

GARY THAINDIED
 
Event Date: 19th March 1976
Description: Bassist
 

PAUL KOSSOFFEVENT
 
Event Date: 19th March 1976
 

PAUL KOSSOFFDIED
 
Event Date: 19th March 1976
Description: Guitarist
 

REESE WITHERSPOONBORN
 
Event Date: 22nd March 1976
Description: Actress, USA
 

DUSTER BENNETEVENT
 
Event Date: 25th March 1976
 
Summary: ENGLISH BLUESMAN AND ONE MAN BAND DIES IN CAR ACCIDENT. 1976 
 

HOWARD HUGHESDIED
 
Event Date: 5th April 1976
Description: Industrialist; Aviator; Engineer. Chairman, Hughes Aircraft;
 

HOWARD HUGHESEVENT
 
Event Date: 6th April 1976
 

PHIL OCHSDIED
 
Event Date: 9th April 1976
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 

PHIL OCHS 1976 HUNG HIMSELF AGED 36EVENT
 
Event Date: 9th April 1976
 

JOE E LEWIS - GUITARISTDIED
 
Event Date: 15th April 1976
Description: Guitarist, Producer, USA
 

SUSAN WARDBORN
 
Event Date: 15th April 1976
Description: Actress, model
 

THE LAST AMERICAN COVERTIVAL - COMES OFFEVENT
 
Event Date: 22nd April 1976
 
Summary: THE ASSEMBLY LINE.IT WAS A "CADILLAC ELDORADO",MADE,DETROIT.1976 
 

HOWARD HUGHESDIED
 
Event Date: 4th May 1976
Description: Multi millionaire U.S.A. business man. Producer of films. Owner of RKO studios. Aviator.
 

MUDDY WATERSEVENT
 
Event Date: 6th May 1976
 

MARTHA WAINWRIGHTBORN
 
Event Date: 8th May 1976
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, Canada
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1976EVENT
 
Event Date: 8th May 1976
 

ASH GRUNWALDBORN
 
Event Date: 9th May 1976
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Australia
 

KEITH RELFDIED
 
Event Date: 14th May 1976
Description: Relf was 33 when he died from electrocution, at his home.Relf
 

THE WHOEVENT
 
Event Date: 31st May 1976
 

KASEY CHAMBERSBORN
 
Event Date: 4th June 1976
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Australia
 

ROSS NOBLEBORN
 
Event Date: 5th June 1976
Description: Actor, Comedian, UK
 

BOBBY HACKETTDIED
 
Event Date: 7th June 1976
Description: Trumpeter, USA
 

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUMEVENT
 
Event Date: 17th June 1976
 
Summary: WINGS. "SILLY LOVE SONGS ". 1976. 
 

BLAKE SHELTONBORN
 
Event Date: 18th June 1976
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, USA
 

SALLY POLIHRONASBORN
 
Event Date: 22nd June 1976
Description: Vocalist, model, tap dancer, Australia
 

JOHNNY MERCERDIED
 
Event Date: 26th June 1976
Description: Actor, Arranger, Band Leader, Composer, USA
 

BRIAN WILSONEVENT
 
Event Date: 3rd July 1976
 

THE RAMONESEVENT
 
Event Date: 4th July 1976
 

NUMBER 1 SINGLE UK 1976EVENT
 
Event Date: 9th July 1976
 

NUMBER 1 ALBUM UK 1976EVENT
 
Event Date: 10th July 1976
 

LUKE BRYANBORN
 
Event Date: 17th July 1976
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1976EVENT
 
Event Date: 24th July 1976
 

MARK PRIESTLEYBORN
 
Event Date: 9th August 1976
Description: Actor, Australian
 

THE CLASHEVENT
 
Event Date: 13th August 1976
 

JIMMY REEDDIED
 
Event Date: 29th August 1976
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist,Composer, USA
 

BUELL KAZEEDIED
 
Event Date: 31st August 1976
Description: Vocalist, Banjoist, USA
 

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1976EVENT
 
Event Date: 4th September 1976
 

JOEY NEWMANBORN
 
Event Date: 9th September 1976
Description: Composer, Orchestrator, Conductor, Music Producer, Arranger, Instrumentalist, USA
 

SARAH BLASKOBORN
 
Event Date: 23rd September 1976
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 

COLIN CURRIEBORN
 
Event Date: 25th September 1976
Description: Percussionist, UK
 

VICTORIA SPIVEYDIED
 
Event Date: 3rd October 1976
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA
 

CONNEE BOSWELLDIED
 
Event Date: 11th October 1976
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

EMILY DESCHANELBORN
 
Event Date: 11th October 1976
Description: Actor, Television producer, usa
 

MISSISSIPPI GOES NO 1 IN UK CHARTSEVENT
 
Event Date: 16th October 1976
 
Summary: RECORDED BY “PUSSYCATS”. 1976 
 

LEONARD LEEDIED
 
Event Date: 23rd October 1976
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 

ELVIS PRESLEYEVENT
 
Event Date: 29th October 1976
 

JODI MARTINBORN
 
Event Date: 6th November 1976
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia
 

JESSI ALEXANDERBORN
 
Event Date: 18th November 1976
Description: Vocalist, US
 

JOE NICHOLSBORN
 
Event Date: 26th November 1976
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist. USA
 

ROSALIND RUSSELLDIED
 
Event Date: 28th November 1976
Description: Actress, singer, screenwriter, USA
 

BENJAMIN BRITTEN - (1913 - 1976)DIED
 
Event Date: 4th December 1976
Description: Composer, Conductor, Violist, Pianist.
 

TOMMY BOLANEVENT
 
Event Date: 4th December 1976
 
Summary: MEMBER OF "DEEP PURPLE" DIES OF A HEROIN OVERDOSE IN 1976. 
 

DAN HAWKINSBORN
 
Event Date: 12th December 1976
Description: Musician, Guitarist, Producer. Songwriter, UK
 

JACK CASSIDYDIED
 
Event Date: 12th December 1976
Description: Actor,
 

FREDDIE KINGEVENT
 
Event Date: 27th December 1976
 

FREDDIE KINGDIED
 
Event Date: 28th December 1976
Description: Guitarist ,USA
 

 
 
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