Tuesday February 01, 1977

US date format: 2/1/1977, UK date format: 1/2/1977

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 1, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Anne-Claire Coudray and Kevin Kilbane. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Torn Between Two Lovers by Mary MacGregor. In UK When I Need You by Leo Sayer was in the top 5 hits. The Late Show, directed by Robert Benton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while Voyage by Sterling Hayden was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The New Adventures of Batman. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Depthcharge or Triple Hunt.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
  • In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
  • Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
  • The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
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Events

  • Heavy blizzard in New England claims 100 lives.
  • Hillsdale High School defeats Person High School 2-0 in basketball.

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Movies

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Cross of Iron

Cross of Iron

Directed by: Sam Peckinpah

Starring: James Coburn, Maximilian Schell, James Mason, David Warner

Country: United States of America

Suspiria

Suspiria

Directed by: Dario Argento

Starring: Jessica Harper, Stefania Casini, Flavio Bucci, Miguel Bosé

Country: United States of America

Camouflage

Camouflage

Directed by: Krzysztof Zanussi

Starring: Piotr Garlicki, Zbigniew Zapasiewicz, Christine Paul, Mariusz Dmochowski

The Late Show

The Late Show

Directed by: Robert Benton

Starring: Art Carney, Lily Tomlin, Bill Macy, Eugene Roche

Target of an Assassin

Target of an Assassin

Directed by: Peter Collinson

Starring: Anthony Quinn, John Phillip Law, Simon Sabela, Marius Weyers

TV Series

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Blankety Blanks

Blankety Blanks

Starring: Graham Kennedy, Ugly Dave Gray, Stuart Wagstaff

Country: Australia

The New Adventures of Batman

The New Adventures of Batman

Directed by: Don Towsley

Headmaster

Headmaster

Directed by: Agradoot

Pat & Mat

Pat & Mat

Directed by: Marek Benes

Zur See

Zur See

Directed by: Wolfgang Luderer

Starring: Horst Drinda, Jürgen Zartmann, Günter Naumann, Wilfried Pucher

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Voyage by Sterling Hayden

Voyage

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A magnificent epic of the sea and a dynamic portrait of turn-of-the-century America.—Publishers Weekly

The Crash Of '79 by Paul E. Erdman

The Crash Of '79

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Paperback.

Raise The Titanic! by Clive Cussler

Raise The Titanic!

By:

On orders from the Pentagon, marine explorer Dirk Pitt must salvage crucial material from the world's most infamous maritime disaster in this #1 New York Times-bestselling series.The

Trinity by Leon Uris

Trinity

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Leon Uris’s beloved Irish classic, available in Avon mass market. From the acclaimed author who enthralled the world with Exodus, Battle Cry, QB VII, Topaz, and other beloved classics of twentieth-century fiction comes a sweeping and powerful epic adventure that …

The Right And The Power by Leon Jaworski

The Right And The Power

By:

First Edition. Book is in NF condition. Black boards with gilt lettering. DJ is Good Condition, has tiny tears and creases.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Super Bug

Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

Depthcharge

Depthcharge

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Sega-Gremlin Taito

Blackjack

Blackjack

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports (gambling)

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Triple Hunt

Triple Hunt

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Atari

Air-Sea Battle

Air-Sea Battle

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 01, 1977?

On February 01, 1977 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is February 01, 1977?

On February 01, 1977 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 01, 1977?

On February 01, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 01, 1977?

On February 01, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 01, 1977?

On February 01, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 01, 1977?

On February 01, 1977 several famous people were born including, Anne-Claire Coudray, Kevin Kilbane, Robert Traylor.

Which famous people died on February 01, 1977?

Famous people died on February 01, 1977 include, Edmond [Moore] Hamilton.

What was the number one song in February 01, 1977?

The number one song in the week of February 01, 1977 was Torn Between Two Lovers by Mary MacGregor in US and When I Need You by Leo Sayer in UK.

What were the top hits on February 01, 1977?

The top hits on February 01, 1977 were Torn Between Two Lovers by Mary MacGregor, Car Wash by Rose Royce, Dazz by Brick in US and When I Need You by Leo Sayer, Don't Cry For Me Argentina by Julie Covington, Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul in UK.