On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1977

Historical Events

  • "Fantasy Island" starring Ricardo Montalban premieres on ABC TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Terry Ryan, American NHL left wing (Montreal Canadiens), born in St. John's, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Ana├»s Nin, French author (b. 1903)

Person of interestAnthony Eden

Anthony Eden, British Prime Minister (Conservative: 1955-57) and Foreign Secretary, dies of liver cancer at 79

British Prime Minister Anthony Eden
British Prime Minister
Anthony Eden

Person of interestPeter Finch

Peter Finch, actor (Network, The Nun's Story, Judith), dies at 60


1977 Highlights

About January 14, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn