On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1977

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

Film "Smokey & the Bandit" starring Burt Reynolds, Sally Field and Jackie Gleason premieres in NYC


Famous Birthdays

  • Brandon Inge, American baseball player
  • Manuel AlmĂșnia, Spanish footballer
1977 Highlights

About May 19, 1977

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

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus