Friday 31 December 1976
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) by Rod Stewart.
In UK Under The Moon Of Love by Showaddywaddy was in the top 5 hits.
The Sentinel, directed by Michael Winner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 31 December 1976 ?
- New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.
- Luís Carreira: Portuguese motorcycle racer (d. 2012).
- Matthew Hoggard: English cricketer.
- Craig Reucassel: Australian comedian actor and screenwriter.
- Vanessa Kerry: American noted family, the second of two daughters of Senator John Forbes Kerry.
- The Cars played their 1st gig
- TV soap Somerset ends 6 year run
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rose Royce - Car Wash
- Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr. - You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show)
- Leo Sayer - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
- Stevie Wonder - I Wish
- Brick - Dazz
- Engelbert Humperdinck - After The Lovin'
- Rod Stewart - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
- Spinners - The Rubberband Man
- Boston - More Than A Feeling
- Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 31 December 1976 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?