On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • US President Carter establishes Department of Energy

Famous Birthdays

  • Frankie Kazarian, American professional wrestler
  • Luís Boa Morte, Portuguese footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Emil Bloch, German philosopher (Principle Hope, Traces), dies at 92