Historical Events In 1977
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Dec 05 In the year 1977 egypt breaks diplomatic relations with Syria, Libya, Algeria, Iraq & S Yemen
Dec 05 The Plymouth Horizon was introduced on this day. It was the first American-made small car with front-wheel drive. Technical advances in drive technology had reduced the size and cost of front-wheel drive systems on this day in history.
Dec 06 In the year 1977 south Africa grants Bophuthatswana independence
Dec 07 On this day in history islander Billy Smith's 10th shut-out opponent-Black Hawks 4-0
Dec 07 Paul Gibb, cricketer (England batsman, 8 Tests), dies in the year 1977.
Dec 09 On this day in history clarice Lispector, writer, dies
Dec 10 On this day in history soyuz 26 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 6 space station
Dec 12 In the year 1977 clementine O Spencer-Churchill (Hozier), British barones, dies at 92
Dec 13 In the year 1977 entire University of Evansville basketball team, die in plane crash
Dec 14 On this day in history egypt and Israel reps gather in Cairo for first formal peace conference
Dec 18 Cyril Ritchard, actor (Peter Pan), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Dec 19 Nellie Tayloe Ross, 1st woman governor, dies at 101 in the year 1977.
Dec 20 In the year 1977 first Space walk made by G Grechko from Salyut
Dec 22 In the year 1977 36 die as grain elevator at Continental Grain Company plant explodes
Dec 22 On this day in history after only ten months as a professional jockey, sixteen-year-old Steve Cauthen won his 355th race and set a new earnings record.
Dec 22 In the year 1977 johann Nepomuk David, composer, dies at 82
Dec 22 In the year 1977 the Canadian government starts building first six new naval frigates; part of $1.5 billion naval program. (not nearly enough)
Dec 25 Charlie Chaplin, actor (Modern Times), dies in Switzerland at 88 on this day in history.
Dec 25 In the year 1977 israeli PM Menachem Begin meets in Egypt with Egyptian President Sadat
Dec 26 Howard Hawks, director (Rio Lobo, Hatari!), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Dec 30 On this day in history carter holds first news conference by US President in Eastern Europe (Warsaw)
Dec 31 Donald Woods, a banned white editor flees South Africa on this day in history.
Dec 31 On this day in history nora Marlowe, actress (Sara-Gov & JJ), dies at 62
Dec 31 Ted Bundy escapes from jail in Colorado in the year 1977.