1976

   

 
 
Family Portrait.
 
Playing outside with my sister
 

 

Sports History
..Philadelphia Phillies (MBL) .101-61 ..Division Champs
..Philadelphia Flyers (NHL) ..51-13-6 ..Division Champs
..Philadelphia Eagles (NFL) ..4-10
..Philadelphia 76ers (NBA) ..46-36
..Philadelphia Atoms (NASL) soccer ..8-16
..Penn State (College Football) ..11-1 ..National Champions


What Happened This Year?
01/01/1976 - Liberty Bell moves to new home behind Independence Hall
01/22/1976 - Bank robbery in Beirut nets $20-50 million (record)
01/30/1976 - George Bush becomes 11th director of CIA (until 1977)
03/02/1976 - Walt Disney World logged its 50 millionth guest
03/23/1976 - International Bill of Rights goes into effect (35 nations ratifying)
06/23/1976 - CCN Tower in Toronto, tallest free-standing structure (555 m) opens
07/02/1976 - Supreme Court rules death penalty not inherently cruel or unusual
07/20/1976 - Hank Aaron hits 755th & last home run off Angels Jerry Augustine
09/10/1976 - 5 Croatian terrorists capture TWA-plane at La Guardia Airport, NY
09/17/1976 - NASA publicly unveils space shuttle Enterprise in Palmdale, Calif
09/26/1976 - Phillies clinch their 1st NL East Division title
10/20/1976 - NJ Nets Julius "Dr J" Erving sold to Phila 76ers
11/02/1976 - Jimmy Carter (D) defeats Gerald Ford (R) for president