Historical Events In 1977
Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Feb 28 A killer whale born in captivity at Marineland, Los Angeles CA on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history eddie "Rochester" Anderson, comedian (Jack Benny Show), dies at 71
Feb 28 In the year 1977 harbor strike in Rotterdam/Amsterdam ends
Mar 01 On this day in history bank of America adopts the name VISA for their credit cards
Mar 01 In the year 1977 uS extends territorial waters to 200 miles
Mar 02 Bette Davis is first woman to receive Life Achievement Award on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1977 future Tonight Show host Jay Leno debuts with host Johnny Carson
Mar 02 On this day in history libya amends constitution
Mar 03 Libyan Socialist Arabs People's Republic forms on this day in history.
Mar 03 Percy Marmont, actor (Secret Agent, Lisbon), dies at 93 on this day in history.
Mar 03 World Ice Dance Championship in Tokyo won by Irina Moiseeva & Andrei Minenkov (USSR) in the year 1977.
Mar 04 In the year 1977 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
Mar 04 Colin Croft takes 8-29 against Pakistan at Port-of-Spain on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 05 On this day in history lockrem Johnson, composer, dies at 52
Mar 07 Ali Bhutto's Pakistan People's Party wins elections on this day in history.
Mar 07 Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin meets President Carter on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 1977 henry Hull, actor (Werewolf of London, Boys Town), dies at 86
Mar 08 Henry L Marsh III elected mayor of Richmond in the year 1977.
Mar 08 Princess Anne announces she's expecting her first child (Peter) on this day in history.
Mar 09 On this day in history admiral Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret), becomes 12th director of CIA replacing acting director Knoche
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 in the year 1977.
Mar 10 Rings of Uranus discovered during occultation of SAO in the year 1977.
Mar 10 Uranus rings discovered on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1977 34 Israelis killed by Palestinians on the Tel Aviv-Haifa highway
Mar 11 On this day in history moslems hold 130 hostages in Washington DC
Mar 12 In the year 1977 chile President Pinochet bans Christian-Democratic Party
Mar 12 In the year 1977 egypt's Anwar Sadat pledges to regain Arab territory from Israel
Mar 13 In the year 1977 dennis Lillee takes 6-26, England all out 95 in Centenary Test
Mar 13 On this day in history fanie Lou Hamer, freedom fighter, dies
Mar 15 On this day in history "Eight is Enough" premieres on ABC-TV
Mar 15 Canadian actress Suzanne Somers stars in ABC TV's new Three's Company comedy show, opposite John Ritter on this day in history.