Historical Events For 1977
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
May 19 In the year 1977 "Smokey &the Bandit" premieres
May 20 "Beatlemania" opens on Broadway on this day in history.
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 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) in the year 1977.
May 22 On this day in history gijsbert van Hall, banker/mayor of Amsterdam (1957-67), dies at 73
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 on this day in history.
May 24 On this day in history uSSR President Podgorny resigns
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 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 In the year 1977 "Beatlemania" opens in Winter Garden Theater on Broadway
May 26 George Willig climbs NYC World Trade Center in the year 1977.
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 in the year 1977.
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 in the year 1977.
May 28 In the year 1977 jiri Reinberger, composer, dies at 63
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 Sue Press is first woman golfer to hit consecutive holes-in one in the year 1977.
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 In the year 1977 hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani becomes heir apparent to throne of Qatar
May 31 Trans Alaska oil pipeline completed in the year 1977.
Jun 02 Forrest Lewis, actor (Great Gildersleeve, Ichabod & Me), dies at 77 in the year 1977.
Jun 02 NJ allows casino gambling in Atlantic City in the year 1977.