Monday 28 February 1977
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Aki-Petteri Berg NHL defenseman (Team Finland Olympics-bronze-1998 and Debbie Koegel in Norristown.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen) by Barbra Streisand.
In UK When I Need You by Leo Sayer was in the top 5 hits.
Slap Shot, directed by George Roy Hill, 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 The Galton & Simpson Playhouse.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Circus or Depthcharge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 February 1977 ?
- Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
- Saint Silvana
- Saint Rufinus
- Saint Oswald (d. 992)
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 3 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Saint Romanus (died 463)
- Aki-Petteri Berg NHL defenseman (Team Finland Olympics-bronze-1998: Los Angeles Kings).
- Debbie Koegel in Norristown: Pennsylvania; dance skater (and Oleg Fediukov).
- Jason Aldean: American country singer.
- Rafael Amaya: TV Actor.
- Lance Hoyt: American football player and wrestler.
- 1st killer whale born in captivity (Marineland, Los Angeles, California)
- Harbor strike in Rotterdam / Amsterdam ends
- First killer whale born in captivity (Marineland, Los Angeles, California).
- Elizabeth II opens the Parliament of New Zealand.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen)
- Eagles - New Kid In Town
- Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
- Kenny Nolan - I Like Dreamin'
- Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light
- Bob Seger - Night Moves
- ABBA - Dancing Queen
- Al Stewart - Year Of The Cat
- Mary MacGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers
- Barry Manilow - Weekend In New England
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