On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1977

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Nolan Ryan strikes out 300 batters for 5th straight year

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan
  • NY Cosmos defeat Seattle Sounders, 2-1, at Civic Stadium in Portland Ore, winning their 2nd North American Soccer League championship
  • NY Yankee Ron Guidry faces just 28 men & beats Texas Rangers 1-0
1977 Highlights

About August 28, 1977

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo