What Happened on October 16, 1977

Famous Birthdays

  • John Mayer, American guitarist and singer-songwriter ("Your Body Is A Wonderland"; "Waiting For The World To Change'), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • Michael Balcon, English film producer (head of Ealing Studios), dies at 81
1977 Highlights

About October 16, 1977

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You Light Up My Life - Debby Boone
  • UK #1 Song: Silver Lady - David Soul