September 5, 1977 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Red Army Faction kidnaps and subsequently murders West German business executive Hanns Martin Schleyer
  • Voyager 1 (US) launched toward fly-by of Jupiter, Saturn

Birthdays in History

  • Joseba Etxeberria, Spanish football winger, born in Elgoibar, Spain

Deaths in History

  • Marcel Thiry, Belgian writer and wallon militant (b. 1897)