Monday July 4, 1977, US Independence Day
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It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 4, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Katia Zygouli and Zoe Naylor.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Undercover Angel by Alan O'Day.
In UK So You Win Again by Hot Chocolate was in the top 5 hits.
The Island of Dr. Moreau, directed by Don Taylor, 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 Blackjack or Space Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 July 1977
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Which were the important events of 4 July 1977 ?
- Filipino-American Friendship Day
- In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
- Katia Zygouli
- Zoe Naylor: Australian actress journalist and producer.
- Orri Dýrason: Icelandic drummer (Sigur Rós).
- Jonas Kjellgren: Swedish singer guitarist and producer (Scar Symmetry Centinex Raubtier and Carnal Forge).
- Gersh Budker: Ukrainian-Russian physicist and academic (d. 1977).
- Cubs use fielder Larry Bittner as a pitcher
- Nigel Harrison replaces Gary Valentine as bassist of Blondie
- Red Sox wallop a major league-record 8 HRs beating Toronto 9-6
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Alan O'Day - Undercover Angel
- Shaun Cassidy - Da Doo Ron Ron
- Barry Manilow - Looks Like We Made It
- Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)
- Andy Gibb - I Just Want To Be Your Everything
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Part 1)
- Hot - Angel In Your Arms
- Steve Miller Band - Jet Airliner
- Jimmy Buffett - Margaritaville
- Barbra Streisand - My Heart Belongs To Me
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Emotions - Best Of My Love
- Commodores - Easy
- Slave - Slide
- Enchantment - Sunshine
- Johnny Guitar Watson - A Real Mother For Ya
- Got To Give It Up (Pt. 1) - Marvin Gaye
- Tyrone Davis - This I Swear
- The Isley Brothers - Livin' In The Life
- Lou Rawls - See You When I Git There
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Baby Don't Change Your Mind
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