Historical Events For 1977
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Mar 15 On this day in history kamal Joemblat, Lebanese politician, murdered
Mar 15 US House of Representatives begin 90 day test of televising its sessions in the year 1977.
Mar 16 US President Carter pleads for Palestinian homeland on this day in history.
Mar 17 Australia wins cricket Centenary Test by 45 runs, same result as 1877 in the year 1977.
Mar 18 On this day in history clash releases their first recording "White Riot"
Mar 18 On this day in history in the Congo, President Marien Ngouabi is assassinated.
Mar 18 Marien Ngouabi, president of Congo-Brazzaville, murdered in the year 1977.
Mar 18 On this day in history 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 In the year 1977 "Side by Side by Sondheim" closes at Music Box NYC after 390 performances
Mar 19 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island on this day in history.
Mar 19 Jevgeni Kulikov skates world record 1000 meter (1 15.33) on this day in history.
Mar 19 Jevgeni Kulikov skates world record 1000 meter (1:15.33) on this day in history.
Mar 20 Parisians elect former Prime Minister Jacques Chirac as first mayor in a century in the year 1977.
Mar 20 In the year 1977 premier Indira Gandhi loses election in India
Mar 21 On this day in history 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
Mar 21 In the year 1977 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
Mar 22 On this day in history dutch Den Uyl government falls
Mar 22 Indira Gandhi resigns as Prime Minister of India on this day in history.
Mar 24 Former Australian cabinet minister Don Chipp resigns from the Liberal Party; later he establishes the Australian Democrats on this day in history.
Mar 24 Saburo Moroi, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1977 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, on this day in history.
Mar 26 Elvis Costello releases his first record "Less Than Zero" in the year 1977.
Mar 27 583 die in aviation's worst disaster KLM-Pan Am 747's crash, Tenerife on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1977 49th Academy Awards: "Rocky", Peter Finch & Faye Dunaway win
Mar 28 In the year 1977 morarji Desai forms government in India
Mar 30 Levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer, dies at 88 in the year 1977.
Apr 01 NFL decides to experiment with a 7th official in some preseason games in the year 1977.
Apr 02 In the year 1977 charlotte Brew becomes the first woman to ride in Britain's Grand National steeplechase when she rides her own horse, Barony Fort.
Apr 02 In the year 1977 fleetwood Mac's "Rumors," album goes to #1 &stays #1 for 31 weeks
Apr 02 Mont Canadiens set NHL record of 34 straight home games without a lose in the year 1977.