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1976
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Southampton
Southampton 1 Manchester United 0
1976
   Summer Olympic Games were held in   
Montreal
1976
   winner of the Tour de France was   
Lucien Van Impe
Belgium
Freaky Friday
   was released in   
1976
The 1976 version stars Barbara Harris and Jodie Foster.
1976
   Formula One Drivers' Championship winner was   
James Hunt
1976
   World Snooker Championship winner was   
Ray Reardon
1976
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Björn Borg
1976
   Winter Olympics host was   
Innsbruck
1976
   Palme d'Or winner was   
Taxi Driver
Directed by Martin Scorsese
1976
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Jimmy Connors
d. Björn Borg 6-4 3-6 7-6 6-4
1976
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Chris Evert
1976
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
Mark Edmondson
1976
   winner of the Australian Open Women's Singles was   
Evonne Goolagong Cawley
1976
   winner of the French Open Men's Singles was   
Adriano Panatta
1976
   Tony Award winner for Best Musical was   
A Chorus Line
1976
   World Series Champions were the   
Cincinnati Reds
Swept the New York Yankees in 4 games. MVP: Johnny Bench
1976
   Time 'Person of the Year' was   
Jimmy Carter
Was left with a permantently crooked finger after an accident while peanut farming. Won race to become 39th U.S. President in 1976.
1976
   the winner was   
Tony Dorsett
RB from Pittsburgh
1976
   Swiss Football League Championship winners were   
FC Zürich
George Prince
   sank in   
1976
Oct. 20 Mississippi River ferry rammed by Norwegian tanker Frosta nr. Luling, La.; 77 dead.
1976
   Playboy Playmate of the Year was   
Lillian Müller
1976
   the winner was   
Rocky
Directed by John G. Avildsen for United Artists
1976
   the winner was   
Johnny Miller
At Royal Birkdale
1976
   winner of The Masters was   
Raymond Floyd
Fourth golfer to lead The Masters every round and win (wire to wire).
1976
   the winners were   
Loughborough Colleges I
1976
   UEFA Champions League winners were   
Bayern Munich
Germany
1976
   the winner was   
Harlan County, U.S.A.
A documented account of the violent coal miners strike in 1973 which lasted a year.
1976
   Junior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Mortimer
Yamaha- 350 cc
Western Sahara
   gained independence in   
1976
February 26. Spain
1976
   the winner was   
Elizabeth Bishop
United States
1976
   the winners were   
Czechoslovakia
1976
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Van Der Hum
Jockey - Robert J. Skelton, Trainer - Len H. Robinson, Owner - L. H. & R. A. Robinson, et al, Time - 3.34.10
Concorde Debuts Commercially, Apple Inc. Founded, America’s Bicentennial
   are all   
Major Events of 1976
1491 for Switzerland, 1989 for France, 1976 for the U.S.
   are all   
Bicentennial Years
1976
   was the year   
Chairman Mao Died
1976
   was the year   
Dame Agatha Christie Died
Jan 12
1976
   Eurovision Song Contest winner was   
United Kingdom
"Save Your Kisses For Me" performed by Brotherhood Of Man. Music and Lyrics Tony Hiller, Lee Sheridan and Martin Lee
1976
      
Torrijos-Carter Treaties
Abrogates the Hay-Bunau Varilla Treaty and guarantees Panama its eventual control of the Panama Canal after 1999.
1976
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Elocutionist
John Lively on board -- Trainer Paul Adwell -- Eugene C. Cashman -- 1:55.00
1976
   winner was   
Bold Forbes
Angel Cordero, Jr. up, Trainer: Laz Barrera, Owner: E. Rodriguez Tizol -- 2:29.00
1976
   was won by   
Crispa Redmanizers
The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) All-Filipino Conference
1976
   was won by   
Brown Lad
Mrs. Connie Burrell
1976
   the winner was the   
Montreal Canadiens
1976
   was won by   
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
1976
   Ali fought   
Ken Norton
Win unanimous decision
1976
   Ali fought   
Jean-Pierre Coopman
Win knockout round 5
1976
   Young Player of the year was   
Peter Barnes
Manchester City
1976
   player of the year was   
Pat Jennings
Tottenham Hotspur
1976
   was the year   
Chairman Mao Died
1976
   was the year   
Dame Agatha Christie Died






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