Historical Events In 1977
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Feb 06 Alain Prieur jumps his motorcycle 65 meter over 16 buses, near Paris on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history herman Dooyeweerd, Dutch philosopher/lawyer, dies at 82
Feb 07 In the year 1977 soyuz 24 launches with 2 cosmonauts
Feb 08 In the year 1977 earthquake in San Francisco CA, at 5.0, strongest since 1966
Feb 08 In the year 1977 hustler publisher Larry Flynt sentenced
Feb 09 Denys Amiel, French dramatist/playwright (Le mouton noir), dies at 92 in the year 1977.
Feb 10 Grace Mary Williams, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Feb 11 20.2-kg lobster caught off Nova Scotia (heaviest known crustacean) in the year 1977.
Feb 11 In the year 1977 louis J M Beel, Dutch premier (1946-48, 58-59), dies at 74
Feb 11 Off Nova Scotia fisherman catches 20.2 kg lobster off Nova Scotia; the world's heaviest known crustacean in the year 1977.
Feb 13 On this day in history eric Heiden is 1st American to win world speed skating championship
Feb 13 Jack Gardner, actor (Wild Bill Hickok, 3 Russian Girls), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history pam Higgins wins LPGA American Cancer Society Golf Classic
Feb 14 The Unity Bank of Canada and Provincial Bank of Canada merge on this day in history.
Feb 15 Royal Bank transfers three head office departments from Montreal to Toronto in the year 1977.
Feb 15 Social-democrats win Danish parliamentary election in the year 1977.
Feb 16 USSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1977 quincy Howe, newscaster (CBS Weekend News), dies at 76
Feb 18 George Harrison releases "True Love" on this day in history.
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 In the year 1977 fleetwood Mac's "Rumours" album released
Feb 19 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1977 shuttle Enterprise makes first test flight atop a 747 jetliner
Feb 21 In the year 1977 74 Unification Church couples wed in New York NY
Feb 22 In the year 1977 edith Barrett, actress (Molly & Me, Ghost Ship), dies at 64
Feb 24 President Carter announces US foreign aid will consider human rights on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1977 oil tanker explosion west of Honolulu spills 31 million gallons
Feb 25 On this day in history soyuz 24 returns to Earth
Feb 26 Bukka White, rocker, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Feb 26 First flight of Space Shuttle (atop a Boeing 747) in the year 1977.
Feb 27 On this day in history allison Hayes, actress (Attack of 50 Foot Woman), dies at 47
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 In the year 1977 judy Rankin wins LPGA Bent Tree Golf Classic
Feb 27 In the year 1977 keith Richards gets suspended sentence for heroin possession, Canada