Historical Events In 1977
Thursday, 01 October 2020
May 19 "Smokey &the Bandit" premieres on this day in history.
May 20 "Beatlemania" opens on Broadway in the year 1977.
May 21 "Fiddler on the Roof" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 167 performances on this day in history.
May 21 Albert Innaurato's "Gemini" premieres in NYC in the year 1977.
May 21 On this day in history fire in hotel Duc de Brabant Brussels, kills 19
May 22 On this day in history final European scheduled run of the Orient Express (94 years)
May 22 Gijsbert van Hall, banker/mayor of Amsterdam (1957-67), dies at 73 on this day in history.
May 23 Benin adopts its constitution in the year 1977.
May 23 Moluccan extremists hold 105 schoolchildren & 50 others hostage on a hijacked train in Netherlands, children released May 27, siege ends June 11 in the year 1977.
May 23 On this day in history supreme Court refuses to hear appeals of Watergate wrong doers H R Halderman, John Ehrlichman & John Mitchell
May 24 USSR President Podgorny resigns in the year 1977.
May 25 In the year 1977 "Beatles Live! At the Star-Club in Hamburg Germany" released
May 25 Dutch social democratic party wins parliamentary election on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1977 liverpool wins 22nd Europe Cup 1 in Rome
May 25 In the year 1977 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 26 In the year 1977 "Beatlemania" opens in Winter Garden Theater on Broadway
May 26 George Willig climbs NYC World Trade Center in the year 1977.
May 26 Jim Boles, actor (Kraft Music Hall, One Man's Family), dies at 63 on this day in history.
May 26 Movie "Star Wars" debuts in the year 1977.
May 27 2 Boeing 747s by Pan Am & KLM collide in Canary Islands, killing 582 in the year 1977.
May 27 In the year 1977 nYC fines George Willig 1¢ for each of 110 stories of the World Trade Center he climbed
May 28 165 killed in a fire at Beverly Hills Supper Club in Kentucky in the year 1977.
May 28 Jiri Reinberger, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1977.
May 29 Goddard Lieberson, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
May 29 Janet Guthrie becomes first woman to drive in the Indianapolis 500 in the year 1977.
May 29 In the year 1977 nBC News & Information Service (24 hour news) ends on radio
May 29 Sue Press is first woman golfer to hit consecutive holes-in one on this day in history.
May 29 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR in the year 1977.
May 30 On this day in history claire Goll, writer, dies at 86
May 31 "Beatlemania" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 920 performances on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1977 hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani becomes heir apparent to throne of Qatar
May 31 On this day in history trans Alaska oil pipeline completed
Jun 02 Forrest Lewis, actor (Great Gildersleeve, Ichabod & Me), dies at 77 in the year 1977.
Jun 02 In the year 1977 nJ allows casino gambling in Atlantic City