On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1977

Historical Events

  • Soyuz 24 launches with 2 cosmonauts

Famous Birthdays

  • Christine Scheels, New Berlin Wis, speed skater (Olympics 1994)
  • Hillary Wolf, extra lightweight judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Mariusz Pudzianowski, Polish strongman competitor

Famous Deaths

  • Herman Dooyeweerd, Dutch philosopher/lawyer, dies at 82
1977 Highlights

About February 7, 1977

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius