Historical Events Happened In 1977
Thursday, 27 October 2016
May 19 "Smokey &the Bandit" premieres on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history "Beatlemania" opens on Broadway
May 21 "Fiddler on the Roof" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 167 performances in the year 1977.
May 21 On this day in history albert Innaurato's "Gemini" premieres in NYC
May 21 In the year 1977 fire in hotel Duc de Brabant Brussels, kills 19
May 22 Final European scheduled run of the Orient Express (94 years) on this day in history.
May 22 Gijsbert van Hall, banker/mayor of Amsterdam (1957-67), dies at 73 in the year 1977.
May 23 On this day in history benin adopts its constitution
May 23 On this day in history moluccan extremists hold 105 schoolchildren & 50 others hostage on a hijacked train in Netherlands, children released May 27, siege ends June 11
May 23 Supreme Court refuses to hear appeals of Watergate wrong doers H R Halderman, John Ehrlichman & John Mitchell in the year 1977.
May 24 In the year 1977 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 On this day in history liverpool wins 22nd Europe Cup 1 in Rome
May 25 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1977.
May 26 "Beatlemania" opens in Winter Garden Theater on Broadway on this day in history.
May 26 George Willig climbs NYC World Trade Center on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history jim Boles, actor (Kraft Music Hall, One Man's Family), dies at 63
May 26 On this day in history movie "Star Wars" debuts
May 27 On this day in history 2 Boeing 747s by Pan Am & KLM collide in Canary Islands, killing 582
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 In the year 1977 165 killed in a fire at Beverly Hills Supper Club in Kentucky
May 28 Jiri Reinberger, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
May 29 Goddard Lieberson, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1977.
May 29 Janet Guthrie becomes first woman to drive in the Indianapolis 500 in the year 1977.
May 29 In the year 1977 nBC News & Information Service (24 hour news) ends on radio
May 29 Sue Press is first woman golfer to hit consecutive holes-in one on this day in history.
May 29 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 02 On this day in history nJ allows casino gambling in Atlantic City