On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1977

Historical Events

  • "Estrada" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 7 performances
  • 1st broadcast of "Love Boat" on ABC-TV
  • Ken Hinton of CFL British Columbia Lions returns a punt 130 yards

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Fahrenhorst, German footballer, born in Kamen, West Germany

Famous Weddings

Rush Limbaugh

Radio personality Rush Limbaugh (26) weds Roxy McNeely, a radio advertising salesperson, at Centenary United Methodist Church in Cape Girardeau, Missouri; divorced 1980

1977 Highlights

About September 24, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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