What Happened on May 14, 1977

Historical Events

  • English football international Bobby Moore retires
  • KC Royals Jim Colborn no-hits Texas Rangers, 6-0
  • Netherlands State Delta Kappa Gamma Society forms
  • Stanley Cup Final, Boston Garden, Boston, MA: Jacques Lemaire scores twice as Montreal Canadiens edge Boston Bruins, 2-1 in OT for a 4 game sweep and back-to-back titles
1977 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Ada Nicodemou, Australian actress
  • Anca Barna, Cluj Romania, tennis star (semifinals 1995 ITF Poland)
  • Jayna Hefford, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • Roy Halladay, American Baseball HOF pitcher (8 x MLB All-Star, Cy Young Award 2003, 10; perfect game 2010; postseason no-hitter 2010; Toronto Blue Jays, Philadelphia Phillies), born in Denver Colorado (d. 2017)
  • Sophie Anderton, English model and television personality
Born in 1977

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Maynard Hutchins, American educational philosopher (University of Chicago), dies at 78

About May 14, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: When I Need You - Leo Sayer
  • UK #1 Song: Free - Deniece Williams