1977 in the United States

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1977 in the United States
Years: 1974 1975 197619771978 1979 1980

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Events from the year 1977 in the United States.

Incumbents

Federal Government

Events

January

January 20: Jimmy Carter becomes President

February

March

An excursion train pulled by a classic BC Rail steam locomotive visits Oakland, California in 1977

April

  • April 4 – Grundy, Virginia experienced a major flood that caused around $15 million in damages to 228 residential and commercial structures.
  • April 21 – Residents of Dover, Massachusetts report sightings of the so-called "Dover Demon".

May

June

July

August

September

Voyager 1 launched Sept. 5, 1977

October

November

December

Undated

Ongoing

Births

Deaths

See also

References

  1. http://inventors.about.com/library/weekly/aa121598.htm
  2. Mitchell K. Hall (2008). "Chronology". Historical Dictionary of the Nixon-Ford Era. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-0-8108-6410-8.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/elvis-presley-remembered-a-look-at-how-rolling-stone-covered-the-king-on-the-thirtieth-anniversary-of-his-death-20070815 Elvis Presley (1935-1977): Funeral in Memphis
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  5. October to February Mean Temperature: Ohio Valley; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  6. July to June Precipitation: Western NWS Region, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  7. Northwest Region July to June Precipitation, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  8. Quinn, F. H., Assell, R. A., Boyce, D. E., Leshkevich, G. A., Snider, C. R., and Weisnet, D.; ‘Summary of Great Lakes Weather and Ice Conditions, Winter 1976-77’

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