Saturday January 01, 1977, NewYear’s Day
US date format: 1/1/1977, UK date format: 1/1/1977
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 1, 1977). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Almudena Fernández and Steven Robertson.
The Sentinel, directed by Michael Winner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
On TV people were watching Zur See.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Surround or Air-Sea Battle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 01, 1977?
- 1st woman formally ordained an Episcopal priest (Jacqueline Means)
- Czech intellects begin Human Rights Group Chapter 77
- Belgium reapportions 2,359 communities into 596.
- Tony Dorsett runs for record 202 yards in the Sugar Bowl.
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Days to next January 01If January 01, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 8 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 7 days.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days?