Thursday August 04, 1977
US date format: 8/4/1977, UK date format: 4/8/1977
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 4, 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 Laetitia Valdonado and Desmon Heck.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Just Want To Be Your Everything by Andy Gibb.
In UK Angelo by Brotherhood Of Man was in the top 5 hits.
The Psychic, directed by Lucio Fulci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Oliver'S Story by Erich Segal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Be My Guest.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Wars or Street Racer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 04, 1977?
- Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
- El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
- Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
- Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
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- President Carter establishes Department of Energy
- US President Jimmy Carter signs legislation creating the United States Department of Energy.
- Emil Bloch: German philosopher (Principle Hope,...
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 04, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Andy Gibb - I Just Want To Be Your Everything
- Peter Frampton - I'm In You
- The Emotions - Best Of My Love
- Barbra Streisand - My Heart Belongs To Me
- Peter McCann - Do You Wanna Make Love
- Shaun Cassidy - Da Doo Ron Ron
- Rita Coolidge - (Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher And Higher
- Commodores - Easy
- Pablo Cruise - Whatcha Gonna Do?
- Alice Cooper - You And Me
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 04If August 04, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 1 month, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 10 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?