On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1977

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Alex Haley finds his Roots in Juffure, Gambia

Writer Alex Haley
Writer
Alex Haley

Famous Birthdays

  • Alek Wek, Sudanese supermodel, born in Wau, South Sudan
  • Fredrik Ljungberg, Swedish footballer, born in Vittsj√∂, Sweden
1977 Highlights

About April 16, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries