On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1977

Historical Events

  • An estimated 20,000 Scottish football fans invade the Wembley Stadium pitch after Scotland beats England, 2-1; goalposts and advertising hoardings destroyed

Sport awardFrench Open Women's Tennis

French Open Women's Tennis: Mima Jaušovec of Yugoslavia wins her lone Grand Slam singles title; beats Florența Mihai of Romania 6-2, 6-7, 6-1

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Mima Jausovec
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Mima Jausovec
  • Violence during Puerto Rican Day in Chicago kills 2

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Manninger, Austrian footballer
  • Berglind Icey, Icelandic actor
  • Dionisis Chiotis, Greek footballer
  • Quinten Hann, Australian former snooker player
  • Roman Miroshnichenko, Russian jazz-fusion, rock, and world music guitarist, and composer, born in Dniprodzerzhynsk, Ukrainian SSR, USSR
1977 Highlights

About June 4, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini