On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1977

Historical Events

Historic Event

Convicted Martin Luther King assassin James Earl Ray recaptured

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? 44 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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