On This Day

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

Sports History

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


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 MLB pitcher, 1998-2013, 8X All-Star, 2X Cy Young Award (Toronto Blue Jays, Philadelphia Phillies), born in Denver Colorado (d. 2017)
  • Sophie Anderton, English model and television personality
1977 Highlights

About May 14, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 8 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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