What Happened on December 12, 1977

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Saturday Night Fever", a film starring John Travolta, premieres in NYC

  • Yanks purchase Andy Messersmith from Braves

Famous Birthdays

  • Bridget Hall, American model (Ford), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Nicole, Erica and Jaclyn Dahm, American triplet Playboy models
  • Orlando Hudson, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Baroness Clementine Spencer-Churchill (nee Hozier), widow of Sir Winston, dies at 92