Tuesday 1 November 1977
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Anine Kruse .
In that special week of November people in US were listening to You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone.
In UK Silver Lady by David Soul was in the top 5 hits.
Pete's Dragon, directed by Don Chaffey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Young Ramsay.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blackjack or Super Bug.
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Which were the important events of 1 November 1977 ?
- Also see November 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- United States - Start of National Novel Writing Month
- World Vegan Day
- Mexico - The Day of the Dead
- Ireland - Samhain the traditional first day of Winter
- Algeria - National day
- Catholicism - Holy Day of Obligation, All Saints Day. Holiday in Austria, Belgium, Croatia, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Mexico, The Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia, Spain, Guatemala.
- Roman festivals - last day of the Ludi Victoriae Sullanae.
- Antigua and Barbuda - Independence Day (from Britain, 1981)
- Anine Kruse: Norwegian singer and conductor (Pitsj).
- President Carter raises minimum wages of $2.30 to $3.35 for Jan 1 1981
- 2060 Chiron, first of the outer solar system asteroids known as Centaurs, is discovered by Charlie Kowal.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life
- Carly Simon - Nobody Does It Better
- Heatwave - Boogie Nights
- Shaun Cassidy - That's Rock 'N' Roll
- Commodores - Brick House
- Barry White - It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me
- Donna Summer - I Feel Love
- Crystal Gayle - Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue
- Chicago - Baby, What A Big Surprise
- Paul Nicholas - Heaven On The 7th Floor
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