Historical Events In 1977
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Dec 05 Egypt breaks diplomatic relations with Syria, Libya, Algeria, Iraq & S Yemen in the year 1977.
Dec 05 In the year 1977 the Plymouth Horizon was introduced on this day. It was the first American-made small car with front-wheel drive. Technical advances in drive technology had reduced the size and cost of front-wheel drive systems.
Dec 06 In the year 1977 south Africa grants Bophuthatswana independence
Dec 07 Islander Billy Smith's 10th shut-out opponent-Black Hawks 4-0 on this day in history.
Dec 07 Paul Gibb, cricketer (England batsman, 8 Tests), dies in the year 1977.
Dec 09 In the year 1977 clarice Lispector, writer, dies
Dec 10 Soyuz 26 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 6 space station on this day in history.
Dec 12 Clementine O Spencer-Churchill (Hozier), British barones, dies at 92 on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history entire University of Evansville basketball team, die in plane crash
Dec 14 On this day in history egypt and Israel reps gather in Cairo for first formal peace conference
Dec 18 Cyril Ritchard, actor (Peter Pan), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Dec 19 Nellie Tayloe Ross, 1st woman governor, dies at 101 in the year 1977.
Dec 20 In the year 1977 first Space walk made by G Grechko from Salyut
Dec 22 36 die as grain elevator at Continental Grain Company plant explodes in the year 1977.
Dec 22 After only ten months as a professional jockey, sixteen-year-old Steve Cauthen won his 355th race and set a new earnings record on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1977 johann Nepomuk David, composer, dies at 82
Dec 22 The Canadian government starts building first six new naval frigates; part of $1.5 billion naval program. (not nearly enough) in the year 1977.
Dec 25 On this day in history charlie Chaplin, actor (Modern Times), dies in Switzerland at 88
Dec 25 Israeli PM Menachem Begin meets in Egypt with Egyptian President Sadat in the year 1977.
Dec 26 On this day in history howard Hawks, director (Rio Lobo, Hatari!), dies at 81
Dec 30 Carter holds first news conference by US President in Eastern Europe (Warsaw) on this day in history.
Dec 31 Donald Woods, a banned white editor flees South Africa in the year 1977.
Dec 31 Nora Marlowe, actress (Sara-Gov & JJ), dies at 62 in the year 1977.
Dec 31 In the year 1977 ted Bundy escapes from jail in Colorado