On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1977

Historical Events

Historic Event

Shimon Peres becomes the 8th Prime Minister of Israel

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? 44 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus