On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Ballon d'Or: Borussia Mönchengladbach's Danish forward Allan Simonsen is named Europe's best football player ahead of Hamburg forward Kevin Keegan and Nancy midfielder Michel Platini

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacqueline Pillon, Canadian actress
  • Kate Nelson, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Evanston, Illinois