Monday 19 December 1977
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to How Deep Is Your Love by Bee Gees.
In UK Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings was in the top 5 hits.
High Anxiety, directed by Mel Brooks, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 December 1977 ?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Jorge Garbajosa: Spanish basketball player.
- LaTasha Jenkins: American sprinter.
- Elisa Toffoli: Italian singer and winner of a competition in 2001 at the Sanremo Festival.
- Elisa : Pop Singer.
- Maria Joana Parizotto: Miss Universe - Brazil (1996).
- Nellie Tayloe Ross: 1st woman governor, dies at 101.
- Dutch government of Van Agt / Wiegel forms
- Cyril Ritchard, American actor (Side By Side), dies at age 83 following heart attack during performance in Chicago on November 25 and subsequent coma.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Player - Baby Come Back
- Dolly Parton - Here You Come Again
- Paul Simon - Slip Slidin' Away
- Bob Welch - Sentimental Lady
- Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life
- Bee Gees - How Deep Is Your Love
- Crystal Gayle - Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue
- Linda Ronstadt - Blue Bayou
- L.T.D. - (Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again
- Linda Ronstadt - It's So Easy
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