On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1977

Historical Events

  • Egyptian & Israeli representatives gather in Cairo for first formal peace conference
  • MLB Boston Red Sox trade Fergie Jenkins to Texas Rangers for John Poloni & cash
  • Test Cricket debut of Pakistan spin bowling great Abdul Qadir v England in 1st Test at Lahore

Event of interestEvent of Interest

War criminal Pieter Menten sentenced in Amsterdam to 15 years

War Criminal Pieter Menten
War Criminal
Pieter Menten

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Colombian-Austrian conductor (Houston Symphony, 2014-22; Frankfurt Radio Symphony, 2005-2021), born in Medellín, Colombia
1977 Highlights

About December 14, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius