On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Burn up of Salyut 4 Space Station (USSR)
  • Radio Shack officially begins creating the TRS-80 computer
  • Toronto's Ian Turnbull scores 5 goals, NHL REcord for a defenseman

Famous Birthdays

  • Heather Martin, American gospel singer
  • Libor Sionko, Czech football player

Person of interestShakira

Shakira, Colombian pop singer (Whenever Wherever, Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)), born in Barranquilla, Colombia

Singer Shakira