August 17, 1977 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Russian nuclear sub "Artika" is 1st to North Pole
  • Thomas Wessinghage/Harald Hudak/Michael Lederer/Karl Fleschen walk world record 4x1500m (14:38.8)
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Birthdays in History

  • Nathan Deakes, Australian race walker