On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • British Virgin Islands adopts constitution
  • Dutch soccer club FC Volendam is established (6-time Eerste Divisie champions)
  • Russia charges Jewish rights activist Anatoly Shcharansky with treason
  • SC Heerenveen soccer team forms in Heerenveen, Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Wilkerson, American baseball player
  • Danielle Harris, American actress
  • Richard Williams, British racing driver
  • Sarah Wayne Callies, American actress (Prison Break, The Walking Dead), born in La Grange, Illinois