Historical Events In 1977
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Feb 28 On this day in history a killer whale born in captivity at Marineland, Los Angeles CA
Feb 28 On this day in history eddie "Rochester" Anderson, comedian (Jack Benny Show), dies at 71
Feb 28 Harbor strike in Rotterdam/Amsterdam ends on this day in history.
Mar 01 Bank of America adopts the name VISA for their credit cards in the year 1977.
Mar 01 In the year 1977 uS extends territorial waters to 200 miles
Mar 02 In the year 1977 bette Davis is first woman to receive Life Achievement Award
Mar 02 Future Tonight Show host Jay Leno debuts with host Johnny Carson in the year 1977.
Mar 02 Libya amends constitution in the year 1977.
Mar 03 Libyan Socialist Arabs People's Republic forms in the year 1977.
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 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 Earthquake in Romania, kills 1,541 in the year 1977.
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 On this day in history ali Bhutto's Pakistan People's Party wins elections
Mar 07 On this day in history israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin meets President Carter
Mar 08 Henry Hull, actor (Werewolf of London, Boys Town), dies at 86 in the year 1977.
Mar 08 On this day in history henry L Marsh III elected mayor of Richmond
Mar 08 On this day in history princess Anne announces she's expecting her first child (Peter)
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 on this day in history.
Mar 10 In the year 1977 rings of Uranus discovered during occultation of SAO
Mar 10 In the year 1977 uranus rings discovered
Mar 11 On this day in history 34 Israelis killed by Palestinians on the Tel Aviv-Haifa highway
Mar 11 Moslems hold 130 hostages in Washington DC on this day in history.
Mar 12 Chile President Pinochet bans Christian-Democratic Party in the year 1977.
Mar 12 Egypt's Anwar Sadat pledges to regain Arab territory from Israel on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1977 dennis Lillee takes 6-26, England all out 95 in Centenary Test
Mar 13 In the year 1977 fanie Lou Hamer, freedom fighter, dies
Mar 15 "Eight is Enough" premieres on ABC-TV in the year 1977.
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.