What Happened on June 24, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 27th Berlin International Film Festival: "The Ascent" wins the Golden Bear

Event of interestEvent of Interest

IRS reveals Jimmy Carter paid no taxes in 1976

39th US President Jimmy Carter
39th US President
Jimmy Carter
  • Josiah Mutabuzi Isaya Kibira is the first African to be elected president of the Lutheran World Federation (LWF)

Famous Birthdays

  • Cas Jansen, Dutch actor
  • Cliff Bayer, fencer-foil (Olympics-96), born in NYC, New York
  • Dimosthenis Dikoudis, Greek basketball player

Famous Deaths

  • AndrĂ©-Gilles Fortin, Canadian politician (b. 1943)