On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1977

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Israeli premier Yitzhak Rabin resigns

5th Prime Minister of Israel Yitzhak Rabin
5th Prime Minister of Israel
Yitzhak Rabin

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Spencer, American computer programmer (Pidgin, Asterisk), born in Alabama
  • Mehran Ghassemi, Iranian journalist (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Milan, American actor (Witness), dies at 71
1977 Highlights

About April 8, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Good Friday (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries