What Happened on August 13, 1977

Historical Events

  • 1st test glide of space shuttle
  • Randy Bachman quits band Bachman-Turner Overdrive, they then disband

Famous Birthdays

  • Karine Jean-Pierre, American political operative (1st Black and LGBTQ White House Press Secretary 2022-), born in Fort-de-France, Martinique
  • Michael Klim, Polish Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Williamson, English author (Tarka the Otter), dies at 81
1977 Highlights

About August 13, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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

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