What Happened on October 19, 1977

Historical Events

  • Corpse of kidnapped West German, H M Schleyer, found
  • Supersonic Concorde jet's 1st landing in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Jason Reitman, Canadian filmmaker (Juno; Up In The Air), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Louis-José Houde, Canadian stand-up comic, born in Saint-Apollinaire, Quebec
  • Raúl Tamudo, Spanish footballer
Born in 1977

About October 19, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 5 months and 3 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