On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1977

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rod Carew wins AL MVP award

Baseball Hall of Fame Infielder Rod Carew
Baseball Hall of Fame Infielder
Rod Carew

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestMaggie Gyllenhaal

Maggie Gyllenhaal, American actress and producer (Donnie Darko, The Dark Knight), born in NYC, New York

  • Mauricio Ochmann, American actor, born in Washington, D.C., United States
  • Oksana Baiul, Ukrainian figure skater (Olympic gold 1994), born in
1977 Highlights

About November 16, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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