Historical Events In 1977
Sunday, 16 May 2021
Feb 06 In the year 1977 alain Prieur jumps his motorcycle 65 meter over 16 buses, near Paris
Feb 07 In the year 1977 herman Dooyeweerd, Dutch philosopher/lawyer, dies at 82
Feb 07 On this day in history soyuz 24 launches with 2 cosmonauts
Feb 08 Earthquake in San Francisco CA, at 5.0, strongest since 1966 on this day in history.
Feb 08 In the year 1977 hustler publisher Larry Flynt sentenced
Feb 09 In the year 1977 denys Amiel, French dramatist/playwright (Le mouton noir), dies at 92
Feb 10 Grace Mary Williams, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Feb 11 On this day in history 20.2-kg lobster caught off Nova Scotia (heaviest known crustacean)
Feb 11 Louis J M Beel, Dutch premier (1946-48, 58-59), dies at 74 in the year 1977.
Feb 11 In the year 1977 off Nova Scotia fisherman catches 20.2 kg lobster off Nova Scotia; the world's heaviest known crustacean
Feb 13 Eric Heiden is 1st American to win world speed skating championship on this day in history.
Feb 13 Jack Gardner, actor (Wild Bill Hickok, 3 Russian Girls), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Feb 13 Pam Higgins wins LPGA American Cancer Society Golf Classic in the year 1977.
Feb 14 On this day in history the Unity Bank of Canada and Provincial Bank of Canada merge
Feb 15 On this day in history royal Bank transfers three head office departments from Montreal to Toronto.
Feb 15 On this day in history social-democrats win Danish parliamentary election
Feb 16 In the year 1977 uSSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR
Feb 17 Quincy Howe, newscaster (CBS Weekend News), dies at 76 in the year 1977.
Feb 18 George Harrison releases "True Love" in the year 1977.
Feb 18 The first space shuttle, Enterprise, makes its maiden flight (carried atop a Boeing 747), over the Mojave Desert in the year 1977.
Feb 19 On this day in history fleetwood Mac's "Rumours" album released
Feb 19 On this day in history france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
Feb 19 In the year 1977 shuttle Enterprise makes first test flight atop a 747 jetliner
Feb 21 74 Unification Church couples wed in New York NY on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history edith Barrett, actress (Molly & Me, Ghost Ship), dies at 64
Feb 24 On this day in history president Carter announces US foreign aid will consider human rights
Feb 25 In the year 1977 oil tanker explosion west of Honolulu spills 31 million gallons
Feb 25 Soyuz 24 returns to Earth in the year 1977.
Feb 26 Bukka White, rocker, dies at 43 in the year 1977.
Feb 26 First flight of Space Shuttle (atop a Boeing 747) in the year 1977.
Feb 27 Allison Hayes, actress (Attack of 50 Foot Woman), dies at 47 in the year 1977.
Feb 27 In Toronto, Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones rock group is arrested by the RCMP and charged with possession of heroin with intent to traffic and possession of cocaine in the year 1977.
Feb 27 Judy Rankin wins LPGA Bent Tree Golf Classic in the year 1977.
Feb 27 In the year 1977 keith Richards gets suspended sentence for heroin possession, Canada