Historical Events Happened In 1977
Saturday, 30 April 2016
May 19 In the year 1977 "Smokey &the Bandit" premieres
May 20 "Beatlemania" opens on Broadway on this day in history.
May 21 "Fiddler on the Roof" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 167 performances on this day in history.
May 21 On this day in history albert Innaurato's "Gemini" premieres in NYC
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 in the year 1977.
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 USSR President Podgorny resigns on this day in history.
May 25 "Beatles Live! At the Star-Club in Hamburg Germany" released on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1977 dutch social democratic party wins parliamentary election
May 25 Liverpool wins 22nd Europe Cup 1 in Rome on this day in history.
May 25 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history "Beatlemania" opens in Winter Garden Theater on Broadway
May 26 George Willig climbs NYC World Trade Center on this day in history.
May 26 Jim Boles, actor (Kraft Music Hall, One Man's Family), dies at 63 in the year 1977.
May 26 On this day in history movie "Star Wars" debuts
May 27 In the year 1977 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 On this day in history 165 killed in a fire at Beverly Hills Supper Club in Kentucky
May 28 In the year 1977 jiri Reinberger, composer, dies at 63
May 29 Goddard Lieberson, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1977.
May 29 On this day in history janet Guthrie becomes first woman to drive in the Indianapolis 500
May 29 On this day in history nBC News & Information Service (24 hour news) ends on radio
May 29 In the year 1977 sue Press is first woman golfer to hit consecutive holes-in one
May 29 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.
May 30 Claire Goll, writer, dies at 86 in the year 1977.
May 31 On this day in history "Beatlemania" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 920 performances
May 31 In the year 1977 hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani becomes heir apparent to throne of Qatar
May 31 In the year 1977 trans Alaska oil pipeline completed
Jun 02 In the year 1977 forrest Lewis, actor (Great Gildersleeve, Ichabod & Me), dies at 77
Jun 02 In the year 1977 nJ allows casino gambling in Atlantic City