What Happened on April 23, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • ADO The Hague soccer team forms
  • Czech chess master Vlastimil Hort plays 201 games simultaneously & only loses 10
  • Dr Allen Bussey completes 20,302 yo-yo loops
  • Milt workers kill 300-500 students in Addis Ababa

Famous Birthdays

  • Andruw Jones, CuraƧaoan baseball player
  • John Cena, American professional wrestler

Person of interestPerson of Interest

John Oliver, English comedian (The Daily Show, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver), born in Birmingham, West Midlands

Comedian John Oliver
John Oliver

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Kal Penn, American actor (Dr. Lawrence Kutner-House, The Namesake) and civil servant, born in Montclair, New Jersey

Actor Kal Penn
Kal Penn
  • Lee Young-Pyo, Korean footballer
  • Willie Mitchell, Canadian ice hockey player