What Happened on November 19, 1977

Historical Events

  • Canuck's Ron Sedlbauer fails on 3rd penalty shot against Islanders

Historic Event

Egyptian President Anwar Sadat arrives in Israel

  • Libya drops diplomatic relations with Egypt

Famous Birthdays

  • Davina Windsor [Lady], English daughter of Duke and Duchess of Gloucester and member of the Royal family, born in London, England
  • Kerri Strug, American gymnast (Olympic gold 1996), born in Tucson, Arizona

Famous Deaths

  • William "Sonny" Criss, American bebop jazz saxophonist (Jazz U.S.A.), commits suicide while suffering from stomach cancer at 50
1977 Highlights

About November 19, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 10 months and 14 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