What Happened on August 5, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Hinske, American baseball player
  • Mark Mulder, American baseball player
  • Michael Walsh, English footballer

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Julie Newmar (43) weds lawyer J. Holt Smith

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Carson, actor (Cry the Beloved Country), dies at 87