On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1977

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Linda Ronstadt sings national anthem at World Series

Singer and Actress Linda Ronstadt
Singer and Actress
Linda Ronstadt
  • Princess Beatrice opens Amsterdam metro
  • Rock band Kiss release their 2nd live album "Alive II"

Famous Birthdays

  • Freddy Kempf, British musician (BBC Young Musician of the Year), born in Croydon, England
  • Jonathan Kerrigan, English actor
  • Kelly Schumacher, Canadian basketball player
  • Tina Dico [Dickow], Danish singer-songwriter, born in Åbyhøj, Aarhus, Denmark

Famous Deaths


Person of interestBing Crosby

Bing Crosby [Harry Lillis Crosby], American singer and actor (Going My Way), dies of a heart attack at 74

Singer and Actor Bing Crosby
Singer and Actor
Bing Crosby

1977 Highlights

About October 14, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra