What Happened on March 8, 1977

Historical Events

  • Henry L Marsh III elected mayor of Richmond, Virginia
  • Princess Anne announces she's expecting her 1st child (Peter)

Famous Birthdays

James Van Der Beek (46 years old)

American actor (Dawson's Creek), born in Cheshire, Connecticut

  • Johann Vogel, Swiss footballer
Born in 1977

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Hull, American actor (Werewolf of London, Boys Town), dies at 86

About March 8, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Evergreen (Love Theme From "A Star Is Born") - Barbra Streisand
  • UK #1 Song: Chanson D'amour - Manhattan Transfer