On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • First day of World Series Cricket at VFL Park in Melbourne; barely 200 people see Australia dismissed for 256 by West Indies; Ray Bright top scores with 69; Michael Holding captures 4 wickets & Andy Roberts 3; WI go on to win 1st WSC 'Test' by 3 wickets

Famous Birthdays

  • Siyabonga Nomvethe, South African footballer plays for Aalborg BK