Tuesday 4 January 1977
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Iran Castillo and Olivier Theyskens.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show) by Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr..
In UK Under The Moon Of Love by Showaddywaddy was in the top 5 hits.
The Sentinel, directed by Michael Winner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Meeting of Minds.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Circus or Surround.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 January 1977 ?
- Spaghetti Day
- Ogoni Day
- The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
- Iran Castillo: Mexican actress.
- Olivier Theyskens: Belgian fashion designer who has worked with several major houses, including Rochas, Nina Ricci, and Theory.
- Graham Elliot: Chef.
- Vhong Navarro: Dancer.
- Irán Castillo: Mexican actress and singer.
- David Millar: Maltese-Scottish cyclist and coach
- Dan Shanahan: Irish hurler and coach
- Ozell Wells: Dominican-American basketball player coach and scout
- Tim Wheeler: Irish singer-songwriter and guitarist (Ash)
- Mary Shane hired by Chicago White Sox as 1st woman TV play-by-play
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr. - You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show)
- Leo Sayer - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
- Rod Stewart - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
- Stevie Wonder - I Wish
- Rose Royce - Car Wash
- Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
- Brick - Dazz
- Spinners - The Rubberband Man
- Engelbert Humperdinck - After The Lovin'
- Burton Cummings - Stand Tall
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