What Happened on July 12, 1977

Historical Events

  • John Edrich scores his 100th 100, Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval

Famous Birthdays

Brock LesnarBrock Lesnar (45 years old)

American mixed martial artist and professional wrestler (WWE), born in Webster, South Dakota

  • Francesca Lubiani, Italian tennis star (Futures-Amadora-POR), born in Bologna, Italy
  • Neil Harris, English footballer
  • Steve Howey, American actor
Born in 1977

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Holmes, actor (Growing Paynes, Once Upon a Tune), dies at 66
  • Frantisek Suchy, Czech oboist and composer (Moravian Wind Quintet), dies at 75
1977 Highlights

About July 12, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer

Holidays: Battle of the Boyne (United Kingdom)

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Da Doo Ron Ron - Shaun Cassidy
  • UK #1 Song: So You Win Again - Hot Chocolate