Monday January 03, 1977: on this day

About January 3rd, 1977, in brief:

  • Historical events: Lindy McDaniel retires with second most pitching appearances (987 games).
  • Day of the week: January 3rd, 1977 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Mel Gibson, Victoria Principal
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show) by Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr.
  • #1 UK song: Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul
  • Popular movie: Casotto directed by Sergio Citti

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What day of the week was January 03, 1977?


January 03, 1977 was a Monday and it was the 3rd day of the year 1977 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 03, 1977 can also be written as 1/3/1977 in the US and as 3/1/1977 in UK and Europe.

January 03, 1977 in January 1977 calendar

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January 03, 1977: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on January 03, 1977:

  • Lindy mcdaniel retires with second most pitching appearances (987 games).
  • Apple computer inc. is incorporated.

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

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


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 3rd is Capricorn.

Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between December 22nd and January 19th belong to the Capricorn sign: discover Capricorn personality and who should a Capricorn marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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

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

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


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

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 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 January 03, 1977 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 03:29 pm and setting at 06:17 am.

The previous full moon was on Dec 06, 1976 while the next full moon would come on Jan 05, 1977.

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Who was born on January 03, 1977?


Famous people born on January 03, 1977:

  • A. J. Burnett

    American baseball player.

  • Lee Bowyer

    English coach and footballer.

  • Mayumi Iizuka

    Japanese singer and actress with a japanese voice.

  • Michelle Stephenson

    British singer (spice girls).

  • Beata Handra in San Francisco

    California; dancer (and sinek-1997 pacific coast senior third).

  • Gage (singer)
  • Kurt Yaeger
  • Youssef Safri
  • Murad Umachanov
  • Thomas Geisser
  • Karim Kerkar
  • Dany Locati
  • Maurizio Nassi
  • Stéphane Pignol

Whose famous birthday is on January 3rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 3rd:

  • Mel Gibson
    Mel Gibson

    American-australian actor, whose irish-catholic parents moved to australia when he turned 12.

  • Victoria Principal
    Victoria Principal

    Victoria principal is a well-known american actress, best known for her role as pamela barnes ewing on the tv series dallas.

  • Jim Ross
    Jim Ross

    Jim ross is a retired professional wrestling commentator and talent relations executive, best known for his long tenure with wwe and his...

  • Jodie Whittaker
    Jodie Whittaker

    Jodie whittaker is a british actress known for her role as the thirteenth doctor in the television series doctor who.

  • John Thaw
    John Thaw

    English actor and producer, played inspector morse (d. 2002).

  • George Martin
    George Martin

    An english record producer, arranger and composer.

  • Nicole Beharie
    Nicole Beharie

    An American actress known for her roles in films like 'Shame', 'Sleepy Hollow', and 'Miss Juneteenth'.

  • Anna May Wong
    Anna May Wong

    Actress (thief in baghdad), passes away at 56.

  • Dabney Coleman
    Dabney Coleman

    American actor, 6 feet tall, mustached, of tv and films.

  • Jason Marsden
    Jason Marsden

    Actor (general hospital, eddie-munsters today).

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How old is someone born on January 03, 1977?


Someone born on January 03, 1977 is:

47 years 4 months old,

or 568 months and 16 days old,

or 2471 weeks and 6 days old,

or 17303 days old,

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

There are 229 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday January 3rd 2025.

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

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

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


Famous people died on January 03, 1977:

  • Carroll Quigley

    Renowned historian known for his work on the evolution of civilizations.

  • William Gropper

    American lithographer, cartoonist, and painter (b. 1897).

  • Avraham Ofer

    Israeli minister for housing commits suicide.

  • Benno Stokvis

    Dutch politician/attorney, dies at 75.

  • Tom Gries
  • Thomas «Tom» Gries

What famous deaths happened on January 3rd?

Famous deaths on January 3rd:

  • Judith Anderson
    Judith Anderson

    Actress in star trek 3 dies from pneumonia at 93.

  • Howard McNear
    Howard McNear

    Los angeles, california -- actor.

  • Heather Sears
    Heather Sears

    London, england -- actress (room at the top).

  • William Cagney
    William Cagney

    Actor in torrid zone, dies at 82 from a heart attack.

  • Joshiah Wedgwood

    Renowned English potter and entrepreneur.

  • Joseph Joffre

    French soldier who was the marshall of his nation and commanded armies in the first two years after ww i. he stopped the german invasion in...

  • Bronc

    Renowned rodeo cowboy known for his exceptional riding skills.

  • Marguriete Higgins

    Pulitzer Prize-winning war correspondent.

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


Holidays on January 03, 1977:

  • The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
  • The Festival of Sleep Day
  • In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
  • Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
  • Feast day of St Genevieve
  • In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
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January 03, 1977: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 03, 1977 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week January 3rd and January 9th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


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

The number 1 song in the USA on January 03, 1977 was You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show) by Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr., according to the music chart for the week January 3rd and January 9th.

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

The music chart in the USA on January 03, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 3rd and January 9th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show)
  2. - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
  3. - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
  4. - I Wish
  5. - Car Wash

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

The number 1 song in the UK on January 03, 1977 was Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul, according to the music chart for the week January 3rd and January 9th.

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

The music chart in the UK on January 03, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 3rd and January 9th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Don't Give Up On Us
  2. - When A Child Is Born
  3. - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
  4. - Under The Moon Of Love
  5. - Sideshow

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

The number 1 R&B song on January 03, 1977 was Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love) by The O'Jays, according to the R&B music chart for the week January 3rd and January 9th.

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

The R&B music chart on January 03, 1977 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week January 3rd and January 9th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love)
  2. - I Wish
  3. - Dazz
  4. - Hot Line
  5. - Car Wash

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

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

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

Mandinga

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Mario Pinzauti

Starring: Maria Rosaria Riuzzi, Serafino Profumo, Antonio Gismondo

Country: Italy

The Inheritance

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Mauro Bolognini

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Dominique Sanda, Fabio Testi, Gigi Proietti

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

The most popular TV Series on January 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:

The Emigrants

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Jan Troell

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Release year: 1976

Directed by: John Cromwell

The Brady Bunch Variety Hour

Release year: 1976

Pat & Mat

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Marek Benes

Zur See

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Wolfgang Luderer

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

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

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

The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough

The Thorn Birds

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"Beautiful....Compelling entertainment."--New York Times"A heart-rending epic...truly marvelous."--Chicago TribuneOne of the most beloved novels of all time, The Thorn Birds, Colleen McCullough's sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in the Australian Outback, returns to enthrall …

Sleeping Murder by Agatha Christie

Sleeping Murder

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Strange things began to happen soon after Gwenda moved in to her new house.

Dreams Die First by Harold Robbins

Dreams Die First

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"Robbins eroticized commerce and, at the time, commercialized erotica. He dashing into an rich new market for dirty novels." --The New Yorker. "Robbins' dialog is moving... His people have the warmth

Storm Warning by Jack Higgins

Storm Warning

By:

A group of German ex-patriots in Brazil are forced to sail five thousand miles through turbulent waters during World War II. They must also face the death threats posed by American and British military power.

Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut

Slapstick

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Slapstick is a humorous look at today's follies. It shows an apocalyptic vision through the eyes and ears of the King of Manhattan.

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

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

Super Bug

Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

Depthcharge

Depthcharge

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Sega-Gremlin Taito

Destroyer

Destroyer

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Space Wars

Space Wars

Genre: Multi-directional shooter

Publisher: Cinematronics

Triple Hunt

Triple Hunt

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Atari

history

Who was the US President on January 03, 1977?

On January 03, 1977 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

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

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

Who was the Pope on January 03, 1977?

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

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What is special about January 3rd?

January 3rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 3rd day of the month of January. 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 January 3rd, such as:

  • 2019 - Syrian civil war: the syrian observatory for human rights (syrian state media) and the syrian observatory for human rights claim that 11 civilians were killed in an aerial attack by the u.s.-led coalition.
  • 2018 - Boko haram insurgency - a suicide bomber attacked a mosque in gamboru (nigeria), killing 11 people.
  • 2017 - Ford announced that it had cancelled plans to build mexico's $1.6 billion plant. this decision was long criticised by donald trump. instead, ford will invest $700million in flat rock, michigan, which could create 700 jobs through the expansion and investment. (cnn),

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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 January 1977?

January 1977 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st 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.

Discover how January 1977 calendar looked like.

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