What Happened on August 23, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st man-powered flight of a mile (Bryan Allen in Gossamer Condor)
  • Marxist philosopher Rudolf Bahro imprisoned in German DR

Famous Birthdays

  • Douglas Sequeira, Costa Rican footballer
  • Jared Fogle, American spokesperson known as the Subway Guy, born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Nicole Bobeck, Chic, figure skater (US Champ 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Sebastian Cabot, actor (Giles French-Family Affair), dies at 59