Sunday December 04, 1977

US date format: 12/4/1977, UK date format: 4/12/1977

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 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 Alex Wagner and Alexandre Poulin. In that special week of December people in US were listening to You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone. In UK Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings was in the top 5 hits. Blue Fire Lady, directed by Ross Dimsey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while True Confessions by John Gregory Dunne was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Newcomers. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baseball or Circus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
  • R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
  • Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
  • International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
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Events

  • Hollis Stacy / Jerry Pate wins Pepsi-Cola Mixed Team Golf Championship
  • Malaysia Airlines Flight 653 is hijacked and crashes in Tanjong Kupang, Johor, killing 100.

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Famous Deaths

  • : Actress (Red Headed Woman, Freaks), dies...

Movies

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Blue Fire Lady

Blue Fire Lady

Directed by: Ross Dimsey

Starring: Cathryn Harrison, Mark Holden, Peter Cummins, Marion Edward

La 7ème compagnie au clair de lune

La 7ème compagnie au clair de lune

Directed by: Robert Lamoureux

Starring: Jean Lefebvre, Pierre Mondy, Henri Guybet, Patricia Karim

The Manitou

The Manitou

Directed by: William Girdler

Starring: Tony Curtis, Susan Strasberg, Michael Ansara, Stella Stevens

The Goodbye Girl

The Goodbye Girl

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Marsha Mason, Quinn Cummings, Paul Benedict

Country: United States of America

The Pack

The Pack

Directed by: Robert Clouse

Starring: Joe Don Baker, Hope Alexander-Willis, Richard B. Shull, R.G. Armstrong

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Sport Games on December 04, 1977

Sport Games on December 04, 1977


NFL

American Football
  • Chicago Bears - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 10 - 0
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Kansas City Chiefs : 27 - 7
  • Cleveland Browns - San Diego Chargers : 14 - 37
  • Denver Broncos - Houston Oilers : 24 - 14
  • Detroit Lions - Green Bay Packers : 9 - 10
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TV Series

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The Newcomers

The Newcomers

Directed by: James Allen Bradley

On Our Own

On Our Own

Directed by: Lyman Dayton

Fred Flintstone and Friends

Fred Flintstone and Friends

The Restless Years

The Restless Years

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Starring: June Salter

Country: Australia

What Really Happened to the Class of '65?

What Really Happened to the Class of '65?

Days to next December 04

If December 04, 1977 is your birthday you're 42 years, 9 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 15 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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True Confessions by John Gregory Dunne

True Confessions

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In 1940s Los Angeles, an unidentified murder victim is found bisected in a shadowy lot. A catchy nickname is given her in jest—"The Virgin Tramp"—and suddenly a "nice little homicide that

Beggarman, Thief by Irwin Shaw

Beggarman, Thief

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Wesley, haunted by his father's murder, begins a strange and deeply personal quest; Billy becomes involved with a girl who leads him into unexpected dangers; Gretchen finds new challenges and experiences

Looking Out For Number One by Robert Ringer

Looking Out For Number One

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In this self-confidence and life-enhancing bible, bestselling author Robert Ringer guides you on the most exciting and rewarding journey of your life.

The Country Diary Of An Edwardian Lady by Edith Holden

The Country Diary Of An Edwardian Lady

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This is a facsimile reproduction of a naturalist's diary for the year 1906. Edith Holden recorded in words and paintings the flora and fauna of the British countryside through the changing seasons of the year.

Designing Your Face by Way Bandy

Designing Your Face

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Designing Your Face: An Illustrated Guide to Using Cosmetics

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Blackjack

Blackjack

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports (gambling)

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Boot Hill

Boot Hill

Platform: Arcade

Genre: shooter game

Space Wars

Space Wars

Genre: Multi-directional shooter

Publisher: Cinematronics

Baseball

Baseball

Platform: RCA Studio II

Genre: Sport

Publisher: RCA

Circus

Circus

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Exidy


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