What Happened on October 15, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Arkansas' Steve Little kicks a record tying 67 yard field goal
  • Debbie Boone's "You Light Up My Life" goes #1 & stays #1 for 10 weeks
  • Don Ritchie runs world record 100 mile (11:30:51)

Famous Birthdays

  • David Trezeguet, French football player
  • Erin McKeown, American musician
  • Masato Kawabata, Japanese racing driver
  • Patricio Urrutia, Ecuadorian footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Ralph Truman, actor (Henry V, Treasure Island), dies at 77