Wednesday August 03, 1977: on this day

About August 3rd, 1977, in brief:

  • Historical events: Radio Shack issues a press release introducing TRS-80 computer 25 existed, within weeks thousands were ordered
  • Day of the week: August 3rd, 1977 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Evangeline Lilly, Lambert Wilson
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: I Just Want To Be Your Everything by Andy Gibb
  • #1 UK song: Angelo by Brotherhood Of Man
  • Popular movie: The Kentucky Fried Movie directed by John Landis

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What day of the week was August 03, 1977?


August 03, 1977 was a Wednesday and it was the 215th day of the year 1977 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 03, 1977 can also be written as 8/3/1977 in the US and as 3/8/1977 in UK and Europe.

August 03, 1977 in August 1977 calendar

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August 03, 1977: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on August 03, 1977:

  • Radio shack issues a press release introducing trs-80 computer 25 existed, within weeks thousands were ordered
  • At the warwick hotel in new york city, radio shack (a division of tandy corporation) announces the trs-80 microcomputer. it features zilog z80 processor, 4 kb ram, 4 kb rom, keyboard, black-and-white video display, and tape cassette for us$599.
  • The united states senate begins its hearing about project mkultra.
  • Tandy corporation announces the trs-80, one of the world's first mass-produced personal computers.

August 03, 1977: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 03, 1977: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 3rd is Leo.

Leo is the 5th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between July 23rd and August 22nd belong to the Leo sign: discover Leo personality and who should a Leo marry.

Babies born in August are either Leo or Virgo. People born before August 22nd are Leo, while people born from August 23rd have the sign of Virgo.

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August 03, 1977: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 03, 1977 is Snake and the associated element is Fire.

Discover the Snake personality and how the Fire Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

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Discover the planets positions on August 3rd, 1977 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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August 03, 1977: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on August 03, 1977 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 03, 1977 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on August 03, 1977 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 71% full, rising at 09:55 pm and setting at 11:30 am.

The previous full moon was on Jul 30, 1977 while the next full moon would come on Aug 28, 1977.

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Who was born on August 03, 1977?


Famous people born on August 03, 1977:

  • Tómas Lemarquis
    Tómas Lemarquis

    Icelandic actor.

  • Deniz Akkaya
    Deniz Akkaya

    Turkish actress and model.

  • Laruth Brady

    Legendary quarterback known for multiple Super Bowl wins.

  • Dameer Tom Brady

    One of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history.

  • Carsin Brady

    Legendary quarterback known for his multiple Super Bowl wins.

  • Tyrann Brady

    Prominent political figure known for his leadership skills.

  • Tomothy Brady

    Legendary quarterback with multiple Super Bowl wins.

  • Kaien Shiba

    Renowned manga artist known for creating popular series.

  • Edward Furlong

    Edward furlong is an american actor known for his role as john connor in the terminator 2: judgment day.

  • Óscar Pereiro

    Spanish footballer and cyclist.

  • Justin Lehr

    American baseball player.

  • Jason Bent
  • Karima Oueslati
  • Milan Obradović

Whose famous birthday is on August 3rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 3rd:

  • Evangeline Lilly
    Evangeline Lilly

    Evangeline lilly is a canadian actress known for her role as kate austen in the tv series lost.

  • Lambert Wilson
    Lambert Wilson

    French actor known for his roles in The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions.

  • Isaiah Washington
    Isaiah Washington

    Isaiah Washington is an American actor known for his roles in television shows such as 'Grey's Anatomy' and films like 'Crouching Tiger,...

  • Martha Stewart
    Martha Stewart

    American entrepreneur, whose "martha stewart living omnimedia", made $25 million in profits in 1997 with revenues of $120 millions.

  • Martin Sheen
    Martin Sheen

    American actor who starred in over a dozen box office hits including "gandhi", "blind ambition", and "apocalypse now" 1979.

  • Mathieu Kassovitz
    Mathieu Kassovitz

    French film director, well-known for his controversial "la haine" (hate with vincent cassel), and actor.

  • Michael Ealy
    Michael Ealy

    Michael ealy is an american actor known for his roles in films such as barbershop, 2 fast 2 furious, and think like a man.

  • Cécile Aubry
    Cécile Aubry

    French actress, author, and dancer.

  • John Landis
    John Landis

    American screenwriter and producer of actor directors.

  • John Eisenhower
    John Eisenhower

    American diplomat, writer, and noted family.

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How old is someone born on August 03, 1977?


Someone born on August 03, 1977 is:

46 years 9 months old,

or 561 months and 16 days old,

or 2441 weeks and 4 days old,

or 17091 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 03, 1977?

There are 76 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday August 3rd 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 03, 1977?

You belong to the Xennial Generation if you were born on August 03, 1977.

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August 03, 1977: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on August 03, 1977:

  • Makarios III

    Archbishop of Cyprus who played a key role in the island's independence movement.

  • Chez Sievers

    Former MLB pitcher who played for the St. Louis Cardinals and Philadelphia Phillies.

  • Alfred Lunt

    Actor (guardsman sally of sawdust), is killed at 83.

  • Makarios III [Michail Mouskos]

    At 63, archbishop/president (cyprus) dies.

  • Camille Schumacher
  • Antonio Villani
  • Makarios III (Μακάριος Γ)
  • Makarios

What famous deaths happened on August 3rd?

Famous deaths on August 3rd:

  • Lenny Bruce
    Lenny Bruce

    American comedian who was known for his satirical and controversial topics.

  • Carolyn Jones
    Carolyn Jones

    American actress.

  • Ida Lupino
    Ida Lupino

    British-american actress who lived a turbulent life.

  • Mark Margolis
    Mark Margolis

    American actor (b. 1939).

  • Christopher Hewett
    Christopher Hewett

    English actor and theatre director (d. 2001).

  • Bubba Smith
    Bubba Smith

    Former NFL defensive end and actor, known for his role in the 'Police Academy' movies.

  • Coleen Gray
    Coleen Gray

    American actress.

  • Carmen Silvera
    Carmen Silvera

    Canadian-english singer and actress (d. 2002).

  • Betty Amann
    Betty Amann

    American actress born in germany (born 1905).

  • Joseph Conrad

    Polish-British writer known for novels like 'Heart of Darkness'.

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August 03, 1977: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on August 03, 1977:

  • St. Walthen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
  • Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
  • St. Nicodemus
  • Niger - Independence Day
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August 03, 1977: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 03, 1977 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 1st and August 7th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


August 03, 1977: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 03, 1977 was I Just Want To Be Your Everything by Andy Gibb, according to the music chart for the week August 1st and August 7th.

August 03, 1977: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 03, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 1st and August 7th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - I Just Want To Be Your Everything
  2. - I'm In You
  3. - Best Of My Love
  4. - My Heart Belongs To Me
  5. - Do You Wanna Make Love

August 03, 1977: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on August 03, 1977 was Angelo by Brotherhood Of Man, according to the music chart for the week August 1st and August 7th.

August 03, 1977: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on August 03, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 1st and August 7th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Angelo
  2. - I Feel Love
  3. - Float On
  4. - You Got What It Takes
  5. - Ma Baker

August 03, 1977: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on August 03, 1977 was Strawberry Letter 23 by The Brothers Johnson, according to the R&B music chart for the week August 1st and August 7th.

August 03, 1977: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on August 03, 1977 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week August 1st and August 7th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Strawberry Letter 23
  2. - Float On
  3. - Slide
  4. - Best Of My Love
  5. - Sunshine

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August 03, 1977: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 03, 1977 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Kentucky Fried Movie

Release year: 1977

Directed by: John Landis

Starring: Evan C. Kim, Bong Soo Han, Bill Bixby, George Lazenby

Country: United States of America

The Psychic

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Lucio Fulci

Starring: Jennifer O'Neill, Gabriele Ferzetti, Marc Porel, Gianni Garko

Casotto

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Sergio Citti

Starring: Jodie Foster, Michele Placido, Mariangela Melato, Catherine Deneuve, Ugo Tognazzi, Ninetto Davoli, Paolo Stoppa, Carlo Croccolo, Massimo Bonetti, Franco Citti, Gigi Proietti, Anna Melato

Country: Italy

Charleston

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Marcello Fondato

Starring: Bud Spencer, Lucretia Love, Herbert Lom, Dino Emanuelli, Jack La Cayenne, Renzo Marignano, Claudio Ruffini, James Coco, Ronald Lacey

Country: Italy

California

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Michele Lupo

Starring: Miguel Bosé, Giuliano Gemma, Malisa Longo, Enzo Fiermonte, Andrea Aureli, Raimund Harmstorf, William Berger, Franco Fantasia, Mario Novelli, Franco Ressel, Dana Ghia, Chris Avram

Country: Italy

August 03, 1977: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on August 03, 1977 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Be My Guest

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Lance Comfort

The House That Jack Built

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Henry Barrial

Cottage to Let

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Sinister Cinema

Hollywood High

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Patrick Wright

The Keane Brothers Show

The Keane Brothers Show

Release year: 1977

Starring: John M. Keane, Tom Keane

Country: United States of America

August 03, 1977: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on August 03, 1977 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

Looking Out For Number One by Robert Ringer

Looking Out For Number One

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Robert Ringer, the bestselling author, guides you on the most rewarding and exciting journey of your entire life.

Trinity by Leon Uris

Trinity

By:

Leon Uris's favorite Irish novel, now available in the Avon mass market. The acclaimed author of Exodus, Battle Cry and QB VII, Topaz and other classics of twentieth century fiction, comes this epic, sweeping adventure that captures Ireland's "terrible beauty" …

Falconer by John Cheever

Falconer

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Falconer's story is stunning and powerful. It tells the story about Farragut, his crime, punishment and struggle to be a man in an universe that wants him dead.

Delta Of Venus by Anais Nin

Delta Of Venus

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A collection of exotic and richly written erotica from Anais Nin, the mistress of erotica writing in Delta of Venus. Anais Nin creates a magical, lush world where her characters have the most universal of needs and the best of …

It Didn'T Start With Watergate by Victor Lasky

It Didn'T Start With Watergate

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Reprint of JFK: The Man and the Myth by the best-selling author. This book, which is meticulously documented, reveals the hypocrisy that has gripped the beltway as well as the streets.

August 03, 1977: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on August 03, 1977 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Surround

Surround

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Indy 500

Indy 500

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Blackjack

Blackjack

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports (gambling)

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Destroyer

Destroyer

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Air-Sea Battle

Air-Sea Battle

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

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Who was the US President on August 03, 1977?

On August 03, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 03, 1977?

On August 03, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on August 03, 1977?

On August 03, 1977 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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What is special about August 3rd?

August 3rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 3rd day of the month of August. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on August 3rd, such as:

  • 2018 - War in afghanistan (2001-present: a suicide bomber attacked a shi'ite mosque, gardez, afghanistan. at least 29 people were killed and at least 40 more were injured. the attack is not under immediate investigation.
  • 2017 - War in afghanistan (2001-present: a suicide bomber attacked a convoy in afghanistan’s kabul province, killing one soldier from georgia and three civilians, and injuring 13 more, including six resolute support personnel.
  • 2016 - The european banking authority supports the retention of a 3% leverage ratio in most european union banks.

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What happened in 1977?

1977 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 8th (final) part of Roots is most-watched TV entertainment show to date.
  • Edward W Stack replaces Paul Kerr President of Hall of Fame
  • CB Savage by Rod Hart peaks at #67

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What was the calendar for August 1977?

August 1977 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with August being the 8th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Wednesday August 3, 1977