Historical Events Happened In 1977
Saturday, 29 August 2015
May 19 In the year 1977 "Smokey &the Bandit" premieres
May 20 In the year 1977 "Beatlemania" opens on Broadway
May 21 On this day in history "Fiddler on the Roof" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 167 performances
May 21 Albert Innaurato's "Gemini" premieres in NYC in the year 1977.
May 21 Fire in hotel Duc de Brabant Brussels, kills 19 in the year 1977.
May 22 Final European scheduled run of the Orient Express (94 years) on this day in history.
May 22 In the year 1977 gijsbert van Hall, banker/mayor of Amsterdam (1957-67), dies at 73
May 23 In the year 1977 benin adopts its constitution
May 23 Moluccan extremists hold 105 schoolchildren & 50 others hostage on a hijacked train in Netherlands, children released May 27, siege ends June 11 on this day in history.
May 23 Supreme Court refuses to hear appeals of Watergate wrong doers H R Halderman, John Ehrlichman & John Mitchell on this day in history.
May 24 On this day in history uSSR President Podgorny resigns
May 25 On this day in history "Beatles Live! At the Star-Club in Hamburg Germany" released
May 25 Dutch social democratic party wins parliamentary election in the year 1977.
May 25 In the year 1977 liverpool wins 22nd Europe Cup 1 in Rome
May 25 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
May 26 "Beatlemania" opens in Winter Garden Theater on Broadway on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1977 george Willig climbs NYC World Trade Center
May 26 On this day in history jim Boles, actor (Kraft Music Hall, One Man's Family), dies at 63
May 26 Movie "Star Wars" debuts in the year 1977.
May 27 2 Boeing 747s by Pan Am & KLM collide in Canary Islands, killing 582 on this day in history.
May 27 NYC fines George Willig 1¢ for each of 110 stories of the World Trade Center he climbed in the year 1977.
May 28 165 killed in a fire at Beverly Hills Supper Club in Kentucky on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1977 jiri Reinberger, composer, dies at 63
May 29 On this day in history goddard Lieberson, composer, dies at 66
May 29 Janet Guthrie becomes first woman to drive in the Indianapolis 500 in the year 1977.
May 29 NBC News & Information Service (24 hour news) ends on radio on this day in history.
May 29 On this day in history sue Press is first woman golfer to hit consecutive holes-in one
May 29 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 30 In the year 1977 claire Goll, writer, dies at 86
May 31 In the year 1977 "Beatlemania" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 920 performances
May 31 On this day in history hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani becomes heir apparent to throne of Qatar
May 31 On this day in history trans Alaska oil pipeline completed
Jun 02 Forrest Lewis, actor (Great Gildersleeve, Ichabod & Me), dies at 77 in the year 1977.
Jun 02 On this day in history nJ allows casino gambling in Atlantic City