On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1977

Famous Birthdays

  • Iv├ín Kaviedes, Ecuadorian football player, born in Santo Domingo, Ecuador

Famous Deaths

  • Hugo Myrtelius, Swedish conductor, composer, and educator, dies at 85
1977 Highlights

About October 24, 1977

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labour Day (New Zealand), Veterans Day (United States)

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You Light Up My Life - Debby Boone
  • UK #1 Song: Yes Sir I Can Boogie - Baccara