Tuesday 18 January 1977
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Richard Wall and Jean-Patrick Nazon.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Wish by Stevie Wonder.
In UK Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul was in the top 5 hits.
Salon Kitty, directed by Tinto Brass, 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 Busting Loose.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Circus or Zork.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 January 1977 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- Richard Wall: Irish actor.
- Jean-Patrick Nazon: French road bicycle racer, who turned professional in 1997.
- Richard Archer: English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Hard-Fi).
- Curtis Cregan: American actor and singer (Hi-5).
- Alina Jidkova: Russian-American tennis player.
- Imran Khan takes 12 wickets in match for Pakistan win at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
- Australia's worst rail disaster occurs at Granville, Sydney killing 83.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stevie Wonder - I Wish
- Rose Royce - Car Wash
- Leo Sayer - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
- Brick - Dazz
- Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr. - You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show)
- The Sylvers - Hot Line
- Eagles - New Kid In Town
- Engelbert Humperdinck - After The Lovin'
- Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light
- Mary MacGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers
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