On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1977

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Shimon Peres becomes the 8th Prime Minister of Israel

Israeli Statesman Shimon Peres
Israeli Statesman
Shimon Peres

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Fink, American guitarist (Breaking Benjamin)
  • Mark van Bommel, Dutch footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Sanford, American orchestra leader (Your Show of Shows), dies at 71
1977 Highlights

About April 22, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus