Historical Events In 1977
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
May 19 On this day in history "Smokey &the Bandit" premieres
May 20 On this day in history "Beatlemania" opens on Broadway
May 21 "Fiddler on the Roof" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 167 performances in the year 1977.
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 in the year 1977.
May 22 Final European scheduled run of the Orient Express (94 years) in the year 1977.
May 22 In the year 1977 gijsbert van Hall, banker/mayor of Amsterdam (1957-67), dies at 73
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 In the year 1977 uSSR President Podgorny resigns
May 25 "Beatles Live! At the Star-Club in Hamburg Germany" released in the year 1977.
May 25 In the year 1977 dutch social democratic party wins parliamentary election
May 25 Liverpool wins 22nd Europe Cup 1 in Rome on this day in history.
May 25 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1977.
May 26 In the year 1977 "Beatlemania" opens in Winter Garden Theater on Broadway
May 26 In the year 1977 george Willig climbs NYC World Trade Center
May 26 In the year 1977 jim Boles, actor (Kraft Music Hall, One Man's Family), dies at 63
May 26 In the year 1977 movie "Star Wars" debuts
May 27 2 Boeing 747s by Pan Am & KLM collide in Canary Islands, killing 582 in the year 1977.
May 27 NYC fines George Willig 1¢ for each of 110 stories of the World Trade Center he climbed in the year 1977.
May 28 165 killed in a fire at Beverly Hills Supper Club in Kentucky on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1977 jiri Reinberger, composer, dies at 63
May 29 Goddard Lieberson, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1977.
May 29 On this day in history janet Guthrie becomes first woman to drive in the Indianapolis 500
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 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 30 Claire Goll, writer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
May 31 "Beatlemania" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 920 performances on this day in history.
May 31 Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani becomes heir apparent to throne of Qatar on this day in history.
May 31 Trans Alaska oil pipeline completed on this day in history.
Jun 02 Forrest Lewis, actor (Great Gildersleeve, Ichabod & Me), dies at 77 in the year 1977.
Jun 02 On this day in history nJ allows casino gambling in Atlantic City