Historical Events For 1977
Thursday, 17 August 2017
May 19 "Smokey &the Bandit" premieres in the year 1977.
May 20 "Beatlemania" opens on Broadway in the year 1977.
May 21 "Fiddler on the Roof" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 167 performances in the year 1977.
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 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 on this day in history.
May 23 Benin adopts its constitution on this day in history.
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 Supreme Court refuses to hear appeals of Watergate wrong doers H R Halderman, John Ehrlichman & John Mitchell in the year 1977.
May 24 USSR President Podgorny resigns in the year 1977.
May 25 On this day in history "Beatles Live! At the Star-Club in Hamburg Germany" released
May 25 In the year 1977 dutch social democratic party wins parliamentary election
May 25 In the year 1977 liverpool wins 22nd Europe Cup 1 in Rome
May 25 In the year 1977 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 26 In the year 1977 "Beatlemania" opens in Winter Garden Theater on Broadway
May 26 In the year 1977 george Willig climbs NYC World Trade Center
May 26 Jim Boles, actor (Kraft Music Hall, One Man's Family), dies at 63 in the year 1977.
May 26 In the year 1977 movie "Star Wars" debuts
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 on this day in history.
May 28 165 killed in a fire at Beverly Hills Supper Club in Kentucky in the year 1977.
May 28 Jiri Reinberger, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1977.
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 In the year 1977 nBC News & Information Service (24 hour news) ends on radio
May 29 On this day in history sue Press is first woman golfer to hit consecutive holes-in one
May 29 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR in the year 1977.
May 30 Claire Goll, writer, dies at 86 in the year 1977.
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