On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1977

Historical Events

  • 48th MLB All Star Game, Yankee Stadium, NYC, NY: NL wins, 7-5; MVP: Don Sutton, LA Dodgers, P
  • Floods in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, kill 76

Famous Birthdays

  • Ed Smith, English cricketer
  • Haitham Mustafa, Sudanese footballer
  • Jean-S├ębastien Aubin, Canadian ice hockey goaltender
  • Tony Mamaluke, American professional wrestler

Famous Deaths

  • John R Powers, American director model bureau, dies at 80

Person of interestNoel Wien

Noel Wien, American aviation pioneer (Wien Air Alaska), dies at 78

Aviation Pioneer Noel Wien
Aviation Pioneer
Noel Wien

1977 Highlights

About July 19, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer