Wednesday 16 February 1977
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Blinded By The Light by Manfred Mann's Earth Band.
In UK When I Need You by Leo Sayer was in the top 5 hits.
Wizards, directed by Ralph Bakshi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 February 1977 ?
- Saint Juliana
- Saint Lucilla
- Remembrance of Lambertus
- Saint Jeremias
- Saints Daniel, Samuel and Elias
- Kyoto Protocol Day (2005)
- Lithuania - Independence Day (1918)
- Brad Walst: American bassist (Three Days Grace).
- Paul Brittain: American comedian.
- Ian Clarke: Irish-American computer scientist founded Freenet.
- Ahman Green: American football player.
- Hinako Saeki: Japanese actress.
- Alice Guschlbauer: Austrian professional dancer and dance teacher. She participated in the 2007 season of the Austrian TV show Dancing Stars, pairing with Michael Tschuggnall. During the show, on 27 April 2007, long-term partner and dancer Balázs Ekker proposed to marry her. The couple married live in the show on 5 May 2007.
- Alexei Morozov NHL forward (Team Russia Olympics-silver-1998: Pittsburgh Penguins).
- Trina Jackson: 4X200m freestyle swimmer (1996 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
- Carlos Pellicer: Mexican poet, museum curator and politician.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen)
- Mary MacGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers
- Rose Royce - Car Wash
- Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light
- Eagles - New Kid In Town
- Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
- Kenny Nolan - I Like Dreamin'
- Bob Seger - Night Moves
- Jacksons - Enjoy Yourself
- Bread - Lost Without Your Love
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