What Happened in Oct 1977

  • Atari 2600 Released in North America

    The Atari 2600 is a video game console released in October 1977. It is credited with popularizing the use of microprocessor-based hardware and... Read more

  • 1977 World Series

    After an embarrassing sweep by baseball's newest dynasty, the Cincinnati Reds, the American League champion New York Yankees returned to the Fall... Read more

  • David Bowie releases "Heroes"

    "Heroes" is an album by David Bowie, released in 1977. The second installment of his 'Berlin Trilogy' with Brian Eno (the other releases being Low... Read more

  • John Mayer is born

    John Clayton Mayer (pronounced /ˈmeɪ.ər/ MAY-ər; born October 16, 1977) is an American musician. Originally from Connecticut, he attended Berklee... Read more

  • 'Halloween Is Grinch Night' airs on ABC

    Halloween has fallen upon Whoville and that can only mean one thing: Grinch Night! The sinister Grinch and his wagon of unspeakable horrors are on... Read more