Saturday 27 March 1976
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to December 1963 (Oh, What A Night) by The Four Seasons.
In UK I Love To Love by Tina Charles was in the top 5 hits.
The Image, directed by Radley Metzger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Curtain by Agatha Christie 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 March 1976 ?
- St. Augusta
- Angolan Victory Day.
- World Theatre Day
- St. John of Egypt
- St. Lydia
- Feast day of Rupert of Salzburg in the Roman Catholic Church.
- Roberta Anastase: Romanian politician 57th President of the Chamber of Deputies of Romania.
- Adrian Anca: Romanian footballer and manager.
- Djamel Belmadi: French-Algerian footballer and manager.
- Danny Fortson: NBA forward (Denver Nuggets).
- Alexei Koledayev: Kazakhstani ice hockey player.
- Carl Ng: Hong Kong/British actor and model
- Roberta Alma Anastase: Miss Universe - Romania (1996)
- Melissa Herlihy: American homicide victim, age 17 when she was shot in the face with a rifle on June 26 as she slept with their three-month old baby, she died three days later. Her 20-year old boyfriend, Neil Niland, said it was an accident, despite their history of violence and alcohol abuse. They had been living together for at least a year and the fights escalated when she got pregnant.
- Hana Ali: American noted family, daughter of boxing champ Muhammad Ali and his then companion Veronica Porche. She co-authored a book with her famous dad, and it was released in November 2004, entitled "Soul of a Butterfly."
- Washington DC underground Metro opens
- The first 4.6 miles of the Washington D.C. Metro subway system opens.
- Delta States beat Immaculata, 69-64, for AIWA basketball title.
- The first 4.6 miles of the Washington Metro subway system opens.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady
- The Four Seasons - December 1963 (Oh, What A Night)
- Bellamy Brothers - Let Your Love Flow
- Gary Wright - Dream Weaver
- Eric Carmen - All By Myself
- Maxine Nightingale - Right Back Where We Started From
- Captain and Tennille - Lonely Night (Angel Face)
- Rufus - Sweet Thing
- Aerosmith - Dream On
- Bay City Rollers - Money Honey
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