On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1977

Historical Events


Sports record brokenNBA Record

New Orleans' Pete Maravich sets NBA record for a guard with 68 pts

NBA Guard Pete Maravich
NBA Guard
Pete Maravich
  • Oil tanker explosion west of Honolulu spills 31 million gallons
  • Soyuz 24 returns to Earth

Famous Birthdays

  • Josh Wolff, American footballer
  • Sarah Jezebel Deva, English singer

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Coutu, Canadian ice hockey defenceman (Stanley Cup 1924; Montreal Canadiens; only player banned from NHL for life, attacked referee 1927), dies at 84
1977 Highlights

About February 25, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces