On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1977

Historical Events

  • Regular Concorde passenger service between NY and Europe begins

Historic Event

US President Jimmy Carter presents engineer Peter Goldmark with the National Medal of Science for his work communication and entertainment technology

Famous Birthdays

  • Devyn Puett, actress (Kids Incorporated)
  • Michael Preston, English footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Reg Perks, England cricket pace bowler (1938-39), dies
1977 Highlights

About November 22, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

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