What Happened on December 8, 1977

Historical Events

  • 43rd Heisman Trophy Award: Earl Campbell, Texas (RB)

Famous Birthdays

  • Elsa Benítez, Mexican supermodel, born in Hermosillo, Mexico
  • Ryan Newman, American NASCAR driver, born in South Bend, Indiana
  • Sébastien Chabal, French rugby union footballer, born in Valence, France
Born in 1977
1977 Highlights

About December 8, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 5 months and 21 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