On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1977

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Nolan Ryan notches his 4th career 19-strikeout game

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestKanye West

Kanye West, American rapper and record producer, born in Atlanta, Georgia

Rapper Kanye West
Kanye West
  • Yvette Basting, Breda Neth, tennis star (1994 Futures-Flensberg-GER)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Retired NBA player Bill Russell (43) weds 1968 Miss USA Dorothy Anstett

Basketball Player Bill Russell
Basketball Player
Bill Russell

1977 Highlights

About June 8, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini