What Happened on August 12, 1977

Historical Events

  • For 2nd straight day, Oakland's Manny Sanguillen foils a no-hit bid
  • High Energy Astronomy Observatory {HEAO] 1 launched into Earth's orbit by NASA
  • Space shuttle Enterprise makes 1st atmospheric test flight

Famous Birthdays

Iva MajoliIva Majoli (45 years old)

Croatian tennis player (1996 Pan Pacific), born in Zagreb, Croatia

  • Jesper Grønkjær, Danish footballer
  • Park Yong-ha, South Korean actor and singer
  • Plaxico Burress, American football player
1977 Highlights

About August 12, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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

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