Historical Events Happened In 1977
Tuesday, 05 May 2015
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 Albert Innaurato's "Gemini" premieres in NYC on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1977 fire in hotel Duc de Brabant Brussels, kills 19
May 22 On this day in history final European scheduled run of the Orient Express (94 years)
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 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 On this day in history 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 Liverpool wins 22nd Europe Cup 1 in Rome in the year 1977.
May 25 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1977.
May 26 On this day in history "Beatlemania" opens in Winter Garden Theater on Broadway
May 26 On this day in history george Willig climbs NYC World Trade Center
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 In the year 1977 nYC fines George Willig 1¢ for each of 110 stories of the World Trade Center he climbed
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 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 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 30 In the year 1977 claire Goll, writer, dies at 86
May 31 "Beatlemania" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 920 performances on this day in history.
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 NJ allows casino gambling in Atlantic City in the year 1977.