What Happened on January 21, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Jimmy Carter pardons almost all Vietnam War draft evaders

39th US President Jimmy Carter
39th US President
Jimmy Carter

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Baxter, Australian rugby union footballer
  • Phil Neville, English footballer
  • Rick Ross, American rapper

Famous Deaths

  • John Vincent, composer, dies at 74
  • Sandro Penna, Italian poet (b. 1906)
  • Zoltan Vasarhelyi, composer, dies at 76