Historical Events In 1977
Monday, 03 August 2020
Feb 28 On this day in history a killer whale born in captivity at Marineland, Los Angeles CA
Feb 28 In the year 1977 eddie "Rochester" Anderson, comedian (Jack Benny Show), dies at 71
Feb 28 On this day in history 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 US extends territorial waters to 200 miles in the year 1977.
Mar 02 In the year 1977 bette Davis is first woman to receive Life Achievement Award
Mar 02 In the year 1977 future Tonight Show host Jay Leno debuts with host Johnny Carson
Mar 02 Libya amends constitution in the year 1977.
Mar 03 In the year 1977 libyan Socialist Arabs People's Republic forms
Mar 03 Percy Marmont, actor (Secret Agent, Lisbon), dies at 93 on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history world Ice Dance Championship in Tokyo won by Irina Moiseeva & Andrei Minenkov (USSR)
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 in the year 1977.
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 in the year 1977.
Mar 05 In the year 1977 lockrem Johnson, composer, dies at 52
Mar 07 On this day in history ali Bhutto's Pakistan People's Party wins elections
Mar 07 In the year 1977 israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin meets President Carter
Mar 08 On this day in history henry Hull, actor (Werewolf of London, Boys Town), dies at 86
Mar 08 Henry L Marsh III elected mayor of Richmond on this day in history.
Mar 08 Princess Anne announces she's expecting her first child (Peter) on this day in history.
Mar 09 Admiral Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret), becomes 12th director of CIA replacing acting director Knoche in the year 1977.
Mar 09 In the year 1977 hanafi Moslems invade 3 buildings in Washington DC, siege ended March 11th
Mar 10 In the year 1977 e Power Biggs, English organist/composer (CBS), dies at 70
Mar 10 In the year 1977 rings of Uranus discovered during occultation of SAO
Mar 10 Uranus rings discovered in the year 1977.
Mar 11 34 Israelis killed by Palestinians on the Tel Aviv-Haifa highway on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1977 moslems hold 130 hostages in Washington DC
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 On this day in history fanie Lou Hamer, freedom fighter, dies
Mar 15 "Eight is Enough" premieres on ABC-TV on this day in history.
Mar 15 In the year 1977 canadian actress Suzanne Somers stars in ABC TV's new Three's Company comedy show, opposite John Ritter.