What Happened on September 30, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Due to US budget cuts, the Apollo program's ALSEP experiment packages left on the Moon are shut down.
  • Dutch Antillean government-Evertsz resigns
  • Philippine political prisoners, Eugenio Lopez, Jr. and Sergio OsmeƱa III successfully escaped from Fort Bonifacio Maximum Security Prison in the Philippines

Music releaseAlbum Release

Ringo Starr releases "Ringo the 4th" album

Beatles Drummer Ringo Starr
Beatles Drummer
Ringo Starr
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Maia Brewton, actress (Margaret-Lime Street), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Roy Carroll, Northern Irish footballer
  • Stacey Storey, Eagle River Alaska, Miss America-Alaska (1996)
  • Sun Jihai, Chinese footballer

Famous Weddings

  • "Harry "Rabbit" Angstrom" author John Updike (45) weds Martha Bernhard