What Happened on December 26, 1977

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Brandee Layne Loving, Miss Mississippi Teen USA (1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Howard Hawks, American director/producer (Rio Bravo, Scarface, The Big Sleep), dies at 81
  • Ivan Rezak, Czech composer, dies at 53