Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Sunday 27 November 1977

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Willie Bloomquist and Lee Tae-gon. In that special week of November people in US were listening to You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone. In UK Name Of The Game by Abba was in the top 5 hits. The Goodbye Girl, directed by Herbert Ross, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while The Honourable Schoolboy by John le Carre was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Cousteau Odyssey. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Depthcharge or Circus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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


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

The Goodbye Girl

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Marsha Mason, Quinn Cummings

Country: United States

More info

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Franois Truffaut, Teri Garr

Country: United States

More info

Pete's Dragon

Directed by: Don Chaffey

Starring: Sean Marshall, Helen Reddy, Jim Dale

Country: United States

More info

Looking for Mr. Goodbar

Directed by: Richard Brooks

Starring: Diane Keaton, Richard Gere, Tuesday Weld

Country: United States

More info

Rolling Thunder

Directed by: John Flynn

Starring: William Devane, Tommy Lee Jones, Linda Haynes

Country: United States

More info

Find out your future

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


TV Series

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

The Cousteau Odyssey

Starring: Theodore Strauss, Jacques-Yves Cousteau

Country: United States

More info


Starring: Marie Eykel, Ève Gagnier, Jacques L'Heureux, Claire Pimparé

Country: Canada

More info

Young Ramsay

Starring: John Hargreaves, Serge Lazareff, Barbara Llewellyn, Louise Howitt

Country: Australia

King Cinder

Starring: Jeremy Arnold, Tony Caunter, Peter Duncan, Michael Hawkins

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

James at 16

Written by: Dan Wakefield

Starring: Lance Kerwin, Linden Chiles, Lynn Carlin, Kim Richards

Country: United States

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 November 1977 ?

Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 27 November
Famous Deaths:
  • Comedy with Music (Victor Borge) closes at Imperial New York after 66 performances
  • 65th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 41-6
  • The Rankin/Bass made-for-TV animated film ''The Hobbit'' premieres on NBC in the United States.

Featured Contents

Would you like to write an original contribution on a topic related to this specific date and get featured on Takemeback.to ? Send us your proposal!

Search For Your Ancestors

Sport Games on 27 November 1977

American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 17 - 0
  • Baltimore Colts - Denver Broncos : 13 - 27
  • Dallas Cowboys - Washington Redskins : 14 - 7
  • Kansas City Chiefs - Houston Oilers : 20 - 34
See all American Football game results of 27 November 1977

Subscribe to our Newsletter

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

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

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 November 1977?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: John Vorster -- Nov. 21, 1977
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8564
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: High Schools -- Nov. 14, 1977


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

The Honourable Schoolboy

By: John le Carre

Featuring George Smiley, The Honourable Schoolboy is the second installment in the renowned Karla Trilogy, the follow-up to the New York Times bestselling Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, which was the inspiration for the Oscar-nominated film starring Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, ...

More info


By: Robert S. Elegant

A story of three generations of the Sekloongs, Hong Kong merchant princes. The narrative follows the lives of the Sekloong brothers who are divided by ambition and adultery in a country

More info

The Country Diary Of An Edwardian Lady

By: Edith Holden

This is a facsimile reproduction of a naturalist's diary for the year 1906. Edith Holden recorded in words and paintings the flora and fauna of the British countryside through the changing seasons of the year.

More info

The Amityville Horror

By: Jay Anson

In December 1975, the Lutz family moved into their new home on suburban Long Island. George and Kathleen Lutz knew that, one year earlier, Ronald DeFeo had murdered his parents, brothers,

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books


What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Air-Sea Battle

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

More info


Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Sega-Gremlin Taito

Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

More info


Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Exidy

More info
Triple Hunt

Triple Hunt

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Atari

Is this date important to you? Boost it!

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