Thursday 17 February 1977
It was Thursday, 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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 February 1977 ?
- Saint Evermodus
- Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
- Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
- Random Acts of Kindness Day.
- Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
- Saint Silvinus
- Roman Empire - Quirinalia in honor of Quirinus.
- Erin Cardillo: American actress producer and screenwriter.
- Wong Hann: Malaysian badminton player.
- Bob Katsionis: Greek keyboard player (Firewind Nightfall and Septicflesh).
- Wong Choong Hann: Malaysian badminton player.
- Quincy Howe: Newscaster (CBS Weekend News), dies at 76.
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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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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?