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Sunday May 1, 1977

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 1, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Anna Louise Wilson in Dunedin and Vera Lischka. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Southern Nights by Glen Campbell. In UK I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits. The Picture Show Man, directed by John Power, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while How To Save Your Own Life by Erica Jong was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Rock Follies of '77. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 500 or Super Bug.
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What the sky looked like on 1 May 1977

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Picture Show Man

Directed by: John Power

Starring: John Meillon, Rod Taylor, John Ewart, Harold Hopkins

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The Man Who Loved Women

Directed by: François Truffaut

Starring: Charles Denner, Brigitte Fossey, Nelly Borgeaud, Geneviève Fontanel

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Tomcats

Directed by: Harry Kerwin

Starring: Chris Mulkey, Polly King, Wayne Crawford, Daniel Schweitzer

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Come Play with Me

Directed by: George Harrison Marks

Starring: Irene Handl, Alfie Bass, George Harrison Marks, Ronald Fraser

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Cinderella 2000

Directed by: Al Adamson

Starring: Catharine Burgess, Jay B. Larson, Vaughn Armstrong, Erwin Fuller

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Rock Follies of '77

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Esther Waters

Directed by: Ian Dalrymple

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Get It Together

Directed by: Not specifed

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Ein Mann kam im August

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Rob Roy

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 May 1977 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint James the Less.
  • Saint Sigismund of Burgundy.
  • Saint Florine
  • Saint Augustin Schoeffer
  • Saint Theodulf.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Empress Lilly dedicated
  • Chantal Langlace runs female world record marathon (2:35:15.4).
  • Debbie Austin wins LPGA Birmingham Golf Classic.
  • 36 people are killed in Taksim Square, Istanbul, during the Labour Day celebrations.
  • The Taksim Square massacre in Istanbul results in 34 deaths, hundreds of injuries.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 01, 1977 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

How To Save Your Own Life

By: Erica Jong

Erica Jong--like Isadora Wing, her fictional doppelganger--was rich and famous, brainy and beautiful, and soaring high with erotica and marijuana in 1977, the year this book was first published.

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Roots

By: Alex Haley

One of the most important books and television series ever to appear, Roots, galvanized the nation, and created an extraordinary political, racial, social and cultural dialogue that hadn’t been seen since the

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Falconer

By: John Cheever

Stunning and brutally powerful, Falconer tells the story of a man named Farragut, his crime and punishment, and his struggle to remain a man in a universe bent on beating him

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Oliver'S Story

By: Erich Segal

Oliver loved Jenny. Now, two lonely years later, Jenny is gone and Oliver Barrett IV feels he will never love again--should never love again.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Super Bug

Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

Blackjack

Blackjack

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports (gambling)

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Indy 500

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

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Basic Math

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Educational (mathematics)

Publisher: Atari

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Circus

Circus

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Exidy


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