What Happened on January 2, 1977

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Bowie Kuhn suspends Braves owner Ted Turner for one year due to tampering charges in Gary Matthews free-agency signing

Famous Birthdays

  • Ales Pisa, Czech ice hockey player
  • Scott Proctor, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Erroll Garner, jazz pianist (Misty), dies at 53

Jazz Pianist Erroll Garner
Jazz Pianist
Erroll Garner