On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 1977

Historical Events

  • "Godspell" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 527 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Lucie Silvas [Silverman], British singer-songwriter, born in Kingston upon Thames, England
  • Sun-Woo Kim, Korean baseball player, born in Incheon, South Korea

Famous Deaths

  • E. F. Schumacher, German economist and statistician (b. 1911)
  • Jean Rostand, French biologist and philosopher, dies at 82
  • Stelios Perpiniadis, Greek folk singer, songwriter and guitarist, dies at 78
1977 Highlights

About September 4, 1977

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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