Historical Events In 1977
Thursday, 02 July 2020
May 19 "Smokey &the Bandit" premieres on this day in history.
May 20 "Beatlemania" opens on Broadway in the year 1977.
May 21 On this day in history "Fiddler on the Roof" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 167 performances
May 21 Albert Innaurato's "Gemini" premieres in NYC on this day in history.
May 21 Fire in hotel Duc de Brabant Brussels, kills 19 on this day in history.
May 22 Final European scheduled run of the Orient Express (94 years) in the year 1977.
May 22 Gijsbert van Hall, banker/mayor of Amsterdam (1957-67), dies at 73 on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1977 benin adopts its constitution
May 23 On this day in history moluccan extremists hold 105 schoolchildren & 50 others hostage on a hijacked train in Netherlands, children released May 27, siege ends June 11
May 23 In the year 1977 supreme Court refuses to hear appeals of Watergate wrong doers H R Halderman, John Ehrlichman & John Mitchell
May 24 In the year 1977 uSSR President Podgorny resigns
May 25 On this day in history "Beatles Live! At the Star-Club in Hamburg Germany" released
May 25 On this day in history dutch social democratic party wins parliamentary election
May 25 On this day in history liverpool wins 22nd Europe Cup 1 in Rome
May 25 In the year 1977 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 26 "Beatlemania" opens in Winter Garden Theater on Broadway on this day in history.
May 26 George Willig climbs NYC World Trade Center on this day in history.
May 26 Jim Boles, actor (Kraft Music Hall, One Man's Family), dies at 63 in the year 1977.
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 on this day in history.
May 27 NYC fines George Willig 1¢ for each of 110 stories of the World Trade Center he climbed on this day in history.
May 28 On this day in history 165 killed in a fire at Beverly Hills Supper Club in Kentucky
May 28 On this day in history jiri Reinberger, composer, dies at 63
May 29 In the year 1977 goddard Lieberson, composer, dies at 66
May 29 Janet Guthrie becomes first woman to drive in the Indianapolis 500 on this day in history.
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 Claire Goll, writer, dies at 86 in the year 1977.
May 31 In the year 1977 "Beatlemania" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 920 performances
May 31 Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani becomes heir apparent to throne of Qatar in the year 1977.
May 31 Trans Alaska oil pipeline completed on this day in history.
Jun 02 On this day in history forrest Lewis, actor (Great Gildersleeve, Ichabod & Me), dies at 77
Jun 02 On this day in history nJ allows casino gambling in Atlantic City