What Happened on September 13, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st TV viewer discretion warning-Soap
  • 2nd Test flight of Space Shuttle Enterprise
  • General Motors introduces 1st US diesel auto (Oldsmobile 88)

Famous Birthdays

  • Daisuke Tsuda, Japanese singer (Maximum the Hormone), born in Takamatsu, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan
  • Fiona Apple, American singer and songwriter (Criminal), born in NYC, New York
  • Ivan De Battista, Maltese actor, singer and composer, born in Gzira, Malta

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Fagg, cricketer (5 Tests for England 1936-39/umpire), dies
  • Leopold Stokowski, British conductor (Philadelphia Orchestra), dies of a heart attack at 95