On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1977

Historical Events

  • Burn up of Salyut 4 Space Station (USSR)
  • Toronto's Ian Turnbull scores 5 goals, NHL REcord for a defenseman

Famous Birthdays

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

Shakira

Shakira [Mebarak-Ripoll], Colombian pop singer ("Whenever Wherever"; "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)"), born in Barranquilla, Colombia


1977 Highlights

About February 2, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius