On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1977

Historical Events

  • Islander Billy Smith's 10th shut-out opponent-Black Hawks 4-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Dominic Howard, English drummer (Muse), born in Stockport, England
  • Fernando Vargas, American welterweight boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Oxnard, California
  • Luke Donald, English golfer (US Masters 2005, PGA C'ship 2006 3rd), born in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

Famous Deaths

1977 Highlights

About December 7, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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