On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1977

Historical Events

  • "Beatles Live! At Star-Club in Hamburg Germany" released

Television Finale

"Brady Bunch Hour" last airs on ABC-TV

  • 21st European Cup: Liverpool beats Borussia Monchengladbach 3-1 at Rome
  • Dutch social democratic party wins parliamentary election

Film Release

Original "Star Wars" movie (Episode IV – A New Hope), directed by George Lucas and starring Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford, first released

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Giel Beelen, Dutch radio DJ (a Guinness World Record for the longest radio DJ marathon ever, lasting 198 hours of non-stop broadcasting), born in Haarlem, Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Yevgenia Ginzburg, Russian writer, dies at 72
1977 Highlights

About May 25, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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