Historical Events For 1977
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Mar 15 On this day in history kamal Joemblat, Lebanese politician, murdered
Mar 15 On this day in history uS House of Representatives begin 90 day test of televising its sessions
Mar 16 US President Carter pleads for Palestinian homeland on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1977 australia wins cricket Centenary Test by 45 runs, same result as 1877
Mar 18 Clash releases their first recording "White Riot" on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the Congo, President Marien Ngouabi is assassinated on this day in history.
Mar 18 Marien Ngouabi, president of Congo-Brazzaville, murdered on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1977 uS restricts citizens from visiting Cuba, Vietnam, N Korea & Cambodia
Mar 18 Vietnam hands over MIA to US on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history "Side by Side by Sondheim" closes at Music Box NYC after 390 performances
Mar 19 On this day in history france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
Mar 19 On this day in history jevgeni Kulikov skates world record 1000 meter (1 15.33)
Mar 19 On this day in history jevgeni Kulikov skates world record 1000 meter (1:15.33)
Mar 20 Parisians elect former Prime Minister Jacques Chirac as first mayor in a century on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history premier Indira Gandhi loses election in India
Mar 21 In Iran a 7.0 earthquake was was centered in the Bandar Abbas area, near the Persian Gulf. The earthquake killed 167, injured 556, and caused considerable damage over an area of 550 square kilometers north of Bandar Abbas in the year 1977.
Mar 21 Off Newfoundland the Greenpeace Foundation abandons protest against annual seal hunt off coast of Newfoundland; due to bad weather, ice conditions, and lack of money on this day in history.
Mar 22 On this day in history dutch Den Uyl government falls
Mar 22 On this day in history indira Gandhi resigns as Prime Minister of India
Mar 24 On this day in history former Australian cabinet minister Don Chipp resigns from the Liberal Party; later he establishes the Australian Democrats
Mar 24 In the year 1977 saburo Moroi, composer, dies at 73
Mar 25 On this day in history in another part of Turkey a 5.2 earthquake killed 30, injured some, and caused considerable damage in the Lice-Palu area.
Mar 25 In Turkey a 4.8 earthquake jolted the northeastern part of Turkey, killed at least one, injured several, in the year 1977.
Mar 26 In the year 1977 elvis Costello releases his first record "Less Than Zero"
Mar 27 583 die in aviation's worst disaster KLM-Pan Am 747's crash, Tenerife in the year 1977.
Mar 27 In the year 1977 diana Hyland, actress (Peyton Place, 8 is Enough), dies at 41
Mar 28 49th Academy Awards "Rocky", Peter Finch & Faye Dunaway win in the year 1977.
Mar 28 In the year 1977 49th Academy Awards: "Rocky", Peter Finch & Faye Dunaway win
Mar 28 On this day in history morarji Desai forms government in India
Mar 30 In the year 1977 levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer, dies at 88
Apr 01 On this day in history nFL decides to experiment with a 7th official in some preseason games
Apr 02 Charlotte Brew becomes the first woman to ride in Britain's Grand National steeplechase when she rides her own horse, Barony Fort in the year 1977.
Apr 02 Fleetwood Mac's "Rumors," album goes to #1 &stays #1 for 31 weeks in the year 1977.
Apr 02 In the year 1977 mont Canadiens set NHL record of 34 straight home games without a lose