What Happened on June 2, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • New Jersey allows casino gambling in Atlantic City

Famous Birthdays

  • Ellie Raab, American actor (Fabulous Baker Boys, Extreme Close-up), born in Wisconsin
  • Zachary Quinto, American actor (Star Trek), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Forrest Lewis, American actor (All That Heaven Allows, Monster of Piedras Blancas), dies at 77
  • Henri D Gagnebin, Swiss organist/composer, dies at 91
  • Stephen Boyd, Irish actor, dies of heart attack at 45