What Happened on December 15, 1977

Famous Birthdays

  • Catherine Fox, American swimmer (Olympic gold 4×100m freestyle, 4×100m medley 1996; World C'ships gold 4×100m freestyle 1998), born in Roeland Park, Kansas

Famous Deaths

  • Wilfred Kitching, English, 7th General of The Salvation Army (b. 1893)
1977 Highlights

About December 15, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You Light Up My Life - Debby Boone
  • UK #1 Song: Mull Of Kintyre/Girls' School - Wings