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Friday 4 February 1977

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Gavin DeGraw and Teitur Lassen. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Torn Between Two Lovers by Mary MacGregor. In UK Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul was in the top 5 hits. Wizards, directed by Ralph Bakshi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while Sleeping Murder by Agatha Christie was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jim Knopf und Lukas der Lokomotivführer. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Basic Math or Blackjack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Ralph Bakshi

Starring: Jesse Welles, Bob Holt, Richard Romanus

Country: United States

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The Sentinel

Directed by: Michael Winner

Starring: Cristina Raines, Ava Gardner, Chris Sarandon

Country: United States

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The Enforcer

Directed by: James Fargo

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Tyne Daly, Harry Guardino

Country: United States

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Voyage of the Damned

Directed by: Stuart Rosenberg

Starring: Faye Dunaway, Oskar Werner, Lee Grant

Country: United States

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Freaky Friday

Directed by: Gary Nelson

Starring: Barbara Harris, Jodie Foster, John Astin

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Meeting of Minds

Starring: Steve Allen, Jayne Meadows

Country: United States

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Captain Cosmic and 2T2

Starring: Bob Wilkins

Country: United States

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That's Cat

Starring: Whitman Mayo, Alice Playten

Country: United States

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Chorlton and the Wheelies

Starring: Joe Lynch

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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In Search of...

Starring: Leonard Nimoy

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 February 1977 ?

  • Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
  • Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
  • Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
  • Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
  • Saint Gilbert (d. 1189)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Elevated train jumps track, crashes onto Chicago street (11 die, 200 hurt).
  • 30th NHL All-Star Game: Wales beat Campbell 4-3 at Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  • A Chicago Transit Authority elevated train rear-ends another and derails, killing 11 and injuring 180, the worst accident in the agency's history.

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Sleeping Murder

By: Agatha Christie

In Agatha Christie’s classic, Sleeping Murder, the indomitable Miss Marple turns ghost hunter and uncovers shocking evidence of a perfect crime.Soon after Gwenda moved into her new home, odd things started to happen.

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The Crash Of '79

By: Paul E. Erdman


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Storm Warning

By: Jack Higgins

Dust jacket missing. Bright clean boards have light edge wear. Text is perfect. Same day shipping from AZ.

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By: Sterling Hayden

A magnificent epic of the sea and a dynamic portrait of turn-of-the-century America.—Publishers Weekly

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Basic Math

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Educational (mathematics)

Publisher: Atari

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Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports (gambling)

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

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Boot Hill

Platform: Arcade

Genre: shooter game

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Platform: Arcade

Genre: Snake

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Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

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