October 23, 1977 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 7th NYC Women's Marathon won by Miki Gorman in 2:43:10
  • Paleontologist Elso Barghoorn announces discovery of a 3.4-billion year old one-celled fossil, the earliest life form
  • Panamanians vote 2:1 to approve new Canal treaties