On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1977

Historical Events

  • 20th hat trick in Islander history - Bobby Nystrom
  • Steve Allen's "Meeting Of The Minds", a round table talk-show in which he interviews figures from history debuts on PBS

Famous Deaths

  • Ruth Wakefield, American inventor (created the Toll House Cookie, the first chocolate chip cookie), dies at 73
1977 Highlights

About January 10, 1977

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn