What Happened on November 1, 1977

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event of Interest

US President Jimmy Carter raises the minimum wage from $2.30 to $3.35 an hour, effective from 1st Jan 1981

Famous Birthdays

  • Steve Hutchinson, American NFL offensive guard (7 x Pro Bowl; 5 First Team All Pro), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Born in 1977

Famous Deaths

  • Franco Albini, Italian Rationalist architect, industrial and furniture designer (Albini desk), dies at 72

About November 1, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You Light Up My Life - Debby Boone
  • UK #1 Song: The Name Of The Game - Abba