On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1977

Historical Events

  • Pakistani army, led by Gen Mohammad Zia ul-Haq, seizes power

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicolas Kiefer, German tennis player, born in Holzminden, West Germany
  • Royce Da 5'9" [Ryan Daniel Montgomery], American rapper, born in Detroit, Michigan
1977 Highlights

About July 5, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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