What Happened on July 24, 1977

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 64th Tour de France won by Bernard Thevenet of France

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Pete Rose passes Frankie Frisch as switch-hit leader with 2,881

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose
  • Seattle's John Montague pitches 6 2/3 innings of perfect relief tying 2 game record of retiring 33 consecutive batsmen

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US Open Women's Golf, Hazeltine National GC: Hollis Stacy wins wire-to-wire by 2 strokes from Nancy Lopez

LPGA Golfer Nancy Lopez
LPGA Golfer
Nancy Lopez

Famous Birthdays

  • Arnold Bruggink, Dutch soccer player (FC Twente)
  • Danny Dyer, English actor and television presenter
  • Mehdi Mahdavikia, Iranian football player