Sunday 22 May 1977
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Sir Duke by Stevie Wonder.
In UK I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Star Wars, directed by George Lucas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Falconer by John Cheever 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 22 May 1977 ?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
- Alastair Ralphs: Canadian professional wrestler.
- Sean Og O hAilpin: Irish hurler.
- Dre Bly: American football player.
- A-1 : Canadian bodybuilder and wrestler.
- Dré Bly: American football player.
- Tom Chambers: English actor
- Tarmo Mitt: Estonian strongman
- Seán hAilpín: Fijian-Irish hurler and footballer
- Vinnie Potestivo: American casting director and producer
- Martin Trčka: Czech sailor
- Jean-Christophe Péraud: French road and cross-country cyclist racer, he won a silver medal at the Summer Olympics (Beijing 2008). He fell in the Tour de France 2013, on July 17th in the morning, during his training. Although he had injuries on his right shoulder, he decided to start the stage in the afternoon but fell again... Then he could not go on (his collarbone was definately broken). He finished 2nd in the 2014 Tour de France.
- Red Sox (6) and Brewers (5) tie single game HR record of 11
- Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Coca-Cola Golf Classic.
- Final European scheduled run of the Orient Express (94 years).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Part 1)
- Glen Campbell - Southern Nights
- Eagles - Hotel California
- Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)
- Leo Sayer - When I Need You
- Fleetwood Mac - Dreams
- KC and the Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man
- Climax Blues Band - Couldn't Get It Right
- Kenny Rogers - Lucille
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