May 1, 1977 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • American golfer Debbie Austin wins the Birmingham Classic, the first of 5 LPGA Tour victories in a 4-month span
  • American golfer Gene Littler wins the Houston Open, his 29th and final PGA title
  • French runner Chantal Langlac√© sets female world marathon record (2:35:15.4) in Oyarzun, Spain