What Happened on November 17, 1977

Historical Events

  • Bernard Pomerance's "Elephant Man" premieres in London

Historic Event

Egyptian President Anwar Sadat formally accepts invitation to visit Israel

  • Miss World Contest - Miss UK wears $9,500 platinum bikini

Famous Birthdays

  • Ryk Neethling, South African swimmer
1977 Highlights

About November 17, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 10 months and 7 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