On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Linda Ronstadt sings national anthem at World Series
  • 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, Danish singer-songwriter

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