This Week in History: Dec. 11-15, 1976 is your source for free news and information in the Wilmington area.

This Week in History, December 11-December 15, 1976:

The number one movie is “A Star is Born” with Barbra Streisand and Kris Kristofferson.

The number one song is “Tonight’s the Night (Gonna Be Alright)” by Rod Stewart.

The Darkness’ guitarist Dan Hawkins was born and actor Jack Cassidy died.

Quote: “Adrian!” (Sylvester Stallone in “Rocky”)

-Information compiled by Mike Hack


Mike Hack has enjoyed living in North Carolina for fourteen years and Wilmington for the past seven. Mike is a musician and videographer who enjoys crossword puzzles, Jeopardy, bus rides, long walks, and music history trivia. Mike has a vast knowledge of dates, and researching them is just one of his many passions.  Mike also has autism and is enjoying connecting with his community via Port City Daily!

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