What Happened on July 1, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

84th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Virginia Wade beats B Stove (46 63 61)

Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion Virginia Wade
Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion
Virginia Wade
  • FC Volendam soccer team forms in Volendam Neth
  • Marlies Gohr runs Europen record 100m (10.88 sec)

Famous Birthdays

  • Birgit Schuurman, Dutch musician
  • Keigo Hayashi, Japanese music artist

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Liv Tyler, American actress and daughter of Aerosmith's frontman, Steven Tyler (Stealing Beauty, Lord of the Rings), born in New York City

Actress Liv Tyler
Actress
Liv Tyler
  • Misty Marriah Esplin, Preston Idaho, Miss America-Idaho (1997)