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..
Which were the important events of December 04, 1977?
- 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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- 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.
- Leila Hyams: Actress (Red Headed Woman, Freaks), dies...
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 04, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life
- Crystal Gayle - Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue
- Bee Gees - How Deep Is Your Love
- Chicago - Baby, What A Big Surprise
- Linda Ronstadt - Blue Bayou
- Paul Nicholas - Heaven On The 7th Floor
- Rita Coolidge - We're All Alone
- Heatwave - Boogie Nights
- Linda Ronstadt - It's So Easy
- L.T.D. - (Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Serpentine Fire
- High Inergy - You Can't Turn Me Off (in The Middle Of Turning Me
- LTD - (Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again
- Brick - Dusic
- Barry White - It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me
- Millie Jackson - If You're Not Back In Love By Monday
- ConFunkShun - Ffun
- The Controllers - Somebody's Gotta Win, Somebody's Gotta Lose
- The Emotions - Don't Ask My Neighbors
- Odyssey - Native New Yorker
Sport Games on December 04, 1977
- 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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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 04If 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.
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?