1976: A gallon of gas costs $0.59. Polyester, platform shoes, and velvet blazers reign king. Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak form Apple Computer Company. The Viking 1 lands safely on Mars. Jimmy Carter (D) wins the US Presidential election. And Caller ID was created.
That last one gave you goosebumps, didn’t it? I know the feeling. But let’s all contain our excitement for a moment and check out some other incredibly noteworthy accomplishments from the year of the corduroy suit.
Silly Love Songs performed by Wings, Don’t Go Breaking my Heart performed by Elton John & Kiki Dee, Disco Lady performed by Johnnie Taylor, December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night) performed by Four Seasons, Play That Funky Music performed by Wild Cherry