What Happened on June 28, 1977

Historical Events

  • Billy Hunter becomes Rangers' 4th manager in 6 days
  • Supreme Court allows Federal control of Nixon tapes papers
  • The United Party, main political opposition party in South Africa, is formally disbanded by the majority faction after members leave the party to join other new political parties

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Spurling, American baseball player (Detroit Tigers), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Harun Tekin, Turkish musician (Mor ve Ötesi), born in Ankara, Turkey
  • Lindsay Lee, American tennis star (1995 Futures-Woodlands TX), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Mark Stoermer, American bass player (The Killers), born in Houston, Texas
1977 Highlights

About June 28, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Gonna Fly Now - Bill Conti
  • UK #1 Song: So You Win Again - Hot Chocolate