#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Sunday 27 February 1977

It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lance Hoyt and Ji Sung. In that special week of February people in US were listening to New Kid In Town by Eagles. In UK When I Need You by Leo Sayer was in the top 5 hits. Slap Shot, directed by George Roy Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Galton & Simpson Playhouse. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Basic Math or Destroyer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1977 or at February 27 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 27 February 1977 and get them!

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Slap Shot

Directed by: George Roy Hill

Starring: Paul Newman, Michael Ontkean, Strother Martin

Country: United States

More info

Wizards

Directed by: Ralph Bakshi

Starring: Jesse Welles, Bob Holt, Richard Romanus

Country: United States

More info

Salon Kitty

Directed by: Tinto Brass

Starring: Helmut Berger, Ingrid Thulin, Teresa Ann Savoy

Country: United States

More info

The Sentinel

Directed by: Michael Winner

Starring: Cristina Raines, Ava Gardner, Chris Sarandon

Country: United States

More info

Voyage of the Damned

Directed by: Stuart Rosenberg

Starring: Faye Dunaway, Oskar Werner, Lee Grant

Country: United States

More info

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Galton & Simpson Playhouse

Starring: John Bird, Richard Briers, Charles Gray, Roy Kinnear

Country: United Kingdom

Take Hart

Starring: Tony Hart, Colin Bennett

Country: United Kingdom

Busting Loose

Written by: Lowell Ganz, Mark Rothman

Starring: Adam Arkin, Paul Sylvan, Greg Antonacci, Danny Goldman

Country: United States

Meeting of Minds

Starring: Steve Allen, Jayne Meadows

Country: United States

More info

Ludwig

Starring: Jon Glover

Country: United Kingdom

Find out your future

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 27 February 1977!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 February 1977 ?

Holidays:
  • International Polar Bear Day.
  • Saint Antigone
  • Saint Leander
  • First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
  • Saint Honorine
Famous Birthdays:
  • Lance Hoyt: American professional wrestler.
  • Ji Sung: South Korean actor.
  • James Wan: Malaysian-Australian director producer and screenwriter.
See other famous people born on 27 February
Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Keith Richards gets suspended sentence for heroin possession, Canada
  • Judy Rankin wins LPGA Bent Tree Golf Classic.

Search For Your Ancestors

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 27 February 1977 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Make this date unforgettable

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1977?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Trinity

By: Leon Uris

Leon Uris’s beloved Irish classic, available in Avon mass market. From the acclaimed author who enthralled the world with Exodus, Battle Cry, QB VII, Topaz, and other beloved classics of twentieth-century fiction comes a sweeping and powerful epic adventure that ...

More info

Sleeping Murder

By: Agatha Christie

A young bride, sent by her husband to look for a suitablehouse, finds the one that seems meant for her a charmingVictorian villa called Hillside.

More info

Storm Warning

By: Jack Higgins

During World War II, a group of German expatriates trapped in Brazil must sail across five thousand miles of tempestuous water to reach their homeland--and face the deadly barricade of American and British military power.

More info

Slapstick

By: Kurt Vonnegut

Slapstick presents an apocalyptic vision as seen through the eyes of the current King of Manhattan (and last President of the United States), a wickedly irreverent look at the all-too-possible results of today’s follies.

More info

Remember when

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Baseball

Platform: RCA Studio II

Genre: Sport

Publisher: RCA

More info

Basic Math

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Educational (mathematics)

Publisher: Atari

More info

Destroyer

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

More info

Dominos

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Snake

More info

Zork

Platform: PDP-10, Atari 8-bit family, Commodore 64, Commodore Plus/4, Commodore 128, CP/M, TRS-80, IBM PC, Apple II, Apple IIe, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple Macintosh, Atari ST, DOS, NEC PC-9801, MSX,

Genre: Text adventure

Publisher: Personal Software Infocom Activision

More info

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 27 February 1977 is such a special date for you!