History Quiz / 1976

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Can you name the events and people of 1976?

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Cambodia is taken over by the Khmer Rouge led by this political figureJanuary 5
This team defeats the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl XJanuary 18
The first flight of this plane was performedJanuary 21
The Winter Olympics begin in this Austrian cityFebruary 4
This descendant of a wealthy newspaper magnate is found of guilty of bank robbery in San Francisco.March 20
This company is created by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.April 1
This punk rock group releases their first albumApril 23
This US President signs the Federal Election Campaign Act.May 11
This dam collapses in Idaho killing 11 peopleJune 5
The NBA announces its merger with this basketball associationJune 17
This island nation gains its independence from MauritiusJune 29
North Vietnam and South Vietnam are officially unified and are officially called thisJuly 2
This nation celebrates its bicentennialJuly 4
The first class of women is inducted at this academyJuly 6
The Summer Olympics begin in this cityJuly 17
This man begins killing people by claiming that his dog told him toJuly 29
This Chinese political leader diesSeptember 9
This Irish rock band is formedSeptember 25
This team sweeps the New York Yankees to win the World SeriesOctober 21
President Gerald Ford is defeated by this Governor from Georgia in the Presidential ElectionNovember 2
This Chicago Mayor of 21 years diesDecember 20

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