Elvis heads north of the border, 10-year-old Tatum O'Neal strikes Oscar gold, Velcro hits the market, the MLB finds labor peace, and Pope John Paul II dies, all on this day.
1977: Fleetwood Mac's "Rumours" album goes to No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard 200 album chart for the first time. It would end up spending a total of 31 non-consecutive weeks on top of the chart over four separate stints, before falling out of the No. 1 spot for good on Jan. 21, 1978, in favor of the "Saturday Night Fever" soundtrack.