1976

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This article is about the year 1976. For the comic set in this year, see '76 (disambiguation). For the unrelated comic book characters, see Spirit of '76 (disambiguation). For the band, see 1976 (band).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1940s  1950s  1960s  – 1970s –  1980s  1990s  2000s
Years: 1973 1974 197519761977 1978 1979
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1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (dominical letter DC) of the Gregorian calendar, the 1976th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 976th year of the 2nd millennium, the 76th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1970s decade.

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Italian tall ship Amerigo Vespucci in New York Harbor during the United States Bicentennial celebration.

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October 4: The InterCity 125 high-speed train is introduced in the UK; services begin two days later.

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References

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  2. "35 years later: Houston’s deadly ammonia truck disaster". Houston Chronicle. 2011-05-26. Retrieved 2011-05-27. 
  3. "1976 ammonia truck disaster". Houston Chronicle. 2011-05-11. Retrieved 2011-05-26. 
  4. http://www.kake.com/news/headlines/7561672.html
  5. "Cuba 'plane bomber' was CIA agent". BBC News. May 11, 2005. 
  6. University of California EAOP, 2003 in Review. University of California, 2009–10 Budget for Current Operations Budget Detail, as Presented to the Regents for Approval.