What Happened on July 5, 1977

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Javier L√≥pez, Puerto Rican MLB baseball pitcher, 2003-16 (Colorado Rockies, San Francisco Giants, and 3 other teams), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Nicolas Kiefer, German tennis player, born in Holzminden, West Germany
  • Royce Da 5'9" [Ryan Daniel Montgomery], American rapper, born in Detroit, Michigan
Born in 1977
1977 Highlights

About July 5, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 10 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Undercover Angel - Alan O'Day
  • UK #1 Song: So You Win Again - Hot Chocolate