On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Ghost to the Post", Raiders tight end Dave Casper ("The Ghost") catches a 42-yard reception to set up the Raiders' tying field goal near the end of regulation (Raiders win in OT)

Famous Deaths

  • Samael Aun Weor, Colombian writer (b. 1917)