On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll

Famous Birthdays

  • Con Blatsis, Australian footballer, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Craig Handley, British film director (On All Floors), born in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
  • Makhaya Ntini, South African cricketer, born in Mdingi, Cape Province, South Africa

Famous Deaths

  • Oedoen Partos, composer, dies at 69