Wednesday 27 April 1977
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Southern Nights by Glen Campbell.
In UK Knowing Me, Knowing You by Abba was in the top 5 hits.
The White Buffalo, directed by J. Lee Thompson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Oliver'S Story by Erich Segal 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 27 April 1977 ?
- Saint Liberalis
- Saint Mariana
- Saint Floribert
- Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
- Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
- South Africa: Freedom day.
- Slovenia: Day of Uprising Against Occupation.
- Saint Zita Lombardo
- Stanley Adams: Actor (Lillies of the Field, Thunder Alley), dies at 61.
- HCC, Hobby Computer Club, forms in the Netherlands
- Bloody riots in Soweto, South Africa.
- 28 people are killed in the Guatemala City air disaster.
- The Guatemala City air disaster kills 28 people.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
- Glen Campbell - Southern Nights
- Eagles - Hotel California
- Leo Sayer - When I Need You
- David Soul - Don't Give Up On Us
- Natalie Cole - I've Got Love On My Mind
- Jennifer Warnes - Right Time Of The Night
- Atlanta Rhythm Section - So In To You
- William Bell - Tryin' To Love Two
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