On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1977

Historical Events

  • Baltimore Orioles pull their 6th triple play (9-6-4-6-6 vs KC Royals)
  • Belgium government of Tindemans forms
  • US & Cuba talk about diplomatic relations

Famous Birthdays

  • Az-Zahir Hakim, American football player
  • Cris, Brazilian footballer
  • Travis Hafner, American MLB first baseman (tied MLB record 6 grand slams 2006), born in Jamestown, North Dakota

Famous Deaths

  • Archibald Vivian Hill, English physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1886)

Person of interestRoberto Rossellini

Roberto Rossellini, Italian film director (General della Rovere, Open City), dies at 71

Film Director Roberto Rossellini
Film Director
Roberto Rossellini

1977 Highlights

About June 3, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini