Historical Events In 1977
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Feb 28 A killer whale born in captivity at Marineland, Los Angeles CA in the year 1977.
Feb 28 Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, comedian (Jack Benny Show), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Feb 28 Harbor strike in Rotterdam/Amsterdam ends on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history bank of America adopts the name VISA for their credit cards
Mar 01 On this day in history uS extends territorial waters to 200 miles
Mar 02 Bette Davis is first woman to receive Life Achievement Award in the year 1977.
Mar 02 On this day in history future Tonight Show host Jay Leno debuts with host Johnny Carson
Mar 02 In the year 1977 libya amends constitution
Mar 03 On this day in history libyan Socialist Arabs People's Republic forms
Mar 03 In the year 1977 percy Marmont, actor (Secret Agent, Lisbon), dies at 93
Mar 03 In the year 1977 world Ice Dance Championship in Tokyo won by Irina Moiseeva & Andrei Minenkov (USSR)
Mar 04 A 7.2 earthquake occurred in Romania, it was centered about 170 kilometers northeast of Bucharest. It killed 1,500, injured about 10,500, and caused extensive damage in Bucharest and other parts of Romania in the year 1977.
Mar 04 Colin Croft takes 8-29 against Pakistan at Port-of-Spain in the year 1977.
Mar 04 On this day in history earthquake in Romania, kills 1,541
Mar 04 The first big CRAY 1 supercomputer shipped, to Los Alamos Laboratories, New Mexico in the year 1977.
Mar 05 Lockrem Johnson, composer, dies at 52 in the year 1977.
Mar 07 In the year 1977 ali Bhutto's Pakistan People's Party wins elections
Mar 07 In the year 1977 israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin meets President Carter
Mar 08 On this day in history henry Hull, actor (Werewolf of London, Boys Town), dies at 86
Mar 08 Henry L Marsh III elected mayor of Richmond on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 1977 princess Anne announces she's expecting her first child (Peter)
Mar 09 Admiral Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret), becomes 12th director of CIA replacing acting director Knoche in the year 1977.
Mar 09 Hanafi Moslems invade 3 buildings in Washington DC, siege ended March 11th in the year 1977.
Mar 10 E Power Biggs, English organist/composer (CBS), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Mar 10 On this day in history rings of Uranus discovered during occultation of SAO
Mar 10 Uranus rings discovered in the year 1977.
Mar 11 34 Israelis killed by Palestinians on the Tel Aviv-Haifa highway on this day in history.
Mar 11 On this day in history moslems hold 130 hostages in Washington DC
Mar 12 Chile President Pinochet bans Christian-Democratic Party on this day in history.
Mar 12 Egypt's Anwar Sadat pledges to regain Arab territory from Israel in the year 1977.
Mar 13 On this day in history dennis Lillee takes 6-26, England all out 95 in Centenary Test
Mar 13 Fanie Lou Hamer, freedom fighter, dies on this day in history.
Mar 15 "Eight is Enough" premieres on ABC-TV in the year 1977.
Mar 15 In the year 1977 canadian actress Suzanne Somers stars in ABC TV's new Three's Company comedy show, opposite John Ritter.