On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1977

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Convicted Martin Luther King assassin James Earl Ray recaptured

Assassin of Martin Luther King Jr. James Earl Ray
Assassin of Martin Luther King Jr.
James Earl Ray

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexei Kariozhny, NHL forward (Team Belarus, Olympics 1998)

Famous Deaths

  • Matthew Garber, British child actor (Mary Poppins), dies of pancreatitis at 21
  • Tom C Clark, former Supreme Court Justice (1949-67), dies in NY at 77
1977 Highlights

About June 13, 1977

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini