On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday

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 awardTennis Open

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