Historical Events Happened In 1977
Thursday, 26 May 2016
May 19 On this day in history "Smokey &the Bandit" premieres
May 20 In the year 1977 "Beatlemania" opens on Broadway
May 21 In the year 1977 "Fiddler on the Roof" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 167 performances
May 21 In the year 1977 albert Innaurato's "Gemini" premieres in NYC
May 21 In the year 1977 fire in hotel Duc de Brabant Brussels, kills 19
May 22 In the year 1977 final European scheduled run of the Orient Express (94 years)
May 22 In the year 1977 gijsbert van Hall, banker/mayor of Amsterdam (1957-67), dies at 73
May 23 On this day in history benin adopts its constitution
May 23 In the year 1977 moluccan extremists hold 105 schoolchildren & 50 others hostage on a hijacked train in Netherlands, children released May 27, siege ends June 11
May 23 In the year 1977 supreme Court refuses to hear appeals of Watergate wrong doers H R Halderman, John Ehrlichman & John Mitchell
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 On this day in history dutch social democratic party wins parliamentary election
May 25 Liverpool wins 22nd Europe Cup 1 in Rome in the year 1977.
May 25 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
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 In the year 1977 jim Boles, actor (Kraft Music Hall, One Man's Family), dies at 63
May 26 In the year 1977 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 In the year 1977 nYC fines George Willig 1¢ for each of 110 stories of the World Trade Center he climbed
May 28 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
May 29 In the year 1977 janet Guthrie becomes first woman to drive in the Indianapolis 500
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 In the year 1977 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 30 Claire Goll, writer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1977 "Beatlemania" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 920 performances
May 31 Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani becomes heir apparent to throne of Qatar on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1977 trans Alaska oil pipeline completed
Jun 02 On this day in history forrest Lewis, actor (Great Gildersleeve, Ichabod & Me), dies at 77
Jun 02 On this day in history nJ allows casino gambling in Atlantic City