On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1977

Historical Events

  • 27th Berlin International Film Festival: "The Ascent" wins the Golden Bear

Event of interestEvent of Interest

IRS reveals Jimmy Carter paid no taxes in 1976

39th US President Jimmy Carter
39th US President
Jimmy Carter
  • Josiah Mutabuzi Isaya Kibira is the first African to be elected president of the Lutheran World Federation (LWF)

Famous Birthdays

  • Cas Jansen, Dutch actor, born in Badhoevedorp, Netherlands
  • Cliff Bayer, American fencer-foil (Olympics 1996), born in NYC, New York
  • Dimosthenis Dikoudis, Greek basketball player

Famous Deaths

  • André-Gilles Fortin, Canadian politician, dies in car crash at 33
1977 Highlights

About June 24, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 44 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer