On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1977

Historical Events

  • Former AG John Mitchell starts 19 months in Alabama prison
  • Walt Disney's "Rescuers" released, first Disney film to get a sequel

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Laughner, American singer, songwriter and guitarist (Rocket From the Tombs; Pere Ubu), dies of acute pancreatitis at 24
1977 Highlights

About June 22, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 44 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer