Friday 29 April 1977
It was Friday, 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 29 April 1977 ?
- Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
- Saint Hugh of Cluny
- International Dance Day.
- Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
- Greenery Day (1989-2006).
- Sh?wa Day (2007 - Day of Showa period, which is reigned by Emperor Hirohito)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Floralia in honor of Flora.
- Bah�'f Faith - The ninth day of the Festival of Ridv�n.
- Saint Catherine of Siena
- Saint Wilfred the Younger
- Saint Peter of Verona
- Rocio Carrasco: Spanish TV host and socialite.
- Titus O'Neil: Wrestler.
- Rocío Carrasco: Spanish television host.
- Zuzana Hejdová: Czech tennis player.
- Claus Jensen: Danish footballer and sportscaster.
- British Aerospace forms.
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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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