On This Day

What Happened on January 4, 1977

Historical Events

  • Mary Shane hired by Chicago White Sox as 1st woman TV play-by-play

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Shanahan, Irish hurler, born in Lismore, Republic of Ireland
  • David Millar, Scottish road racing cyclist (banned in 2004 for doping), born in Mtarfa, Malta
  • IrĂ¡n Castillo, Mexican actress, born in Veracruz, Mexico
  • Tim Wheeler, Irish singer (Ash), born in Downpatrick, United Kingdom
1977 Highlights

About January 4, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn