On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1977

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
1977 Highlights

About December 27, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn