Wednesday January 05, 1977: on this day

About January 5th, 1977, in brief:

  • Historical events: Kenya President Jomo Kenyatta disbands parliament.
  • Day of the week: January 5th, 1977 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Deepika Padukone, Hayao Miyazaki
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show) by Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr.
  • #1 UK song: Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul
  • Popular movie: Casotto directed by Sergio Citti

More about January 5th, 1977? See below for more news and curiosities on January 5th, 1977.

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What day of the week was January 05, 1977?


January 05, 1977 was a Wednesday and it was the 5th day of the year 1977 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 05, 1977 can also be written as 1/5/1977 in the US and as 5/1/1977 in UK and Europe.

January 05, 1977 in January 1977 calendar

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January 05, 1977: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on January 05, 1977:

  • Kenya president jomo kenyatta disbands parliament.

January 05, 1977: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 05, 1977: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 5th is Capricorn.

Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between December 22nd and January 19th belong to the Capricorn sign: discover Capricorn personality and who should a Capricorn marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 05, 1977: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 05, 1977 is Snake and the associated element is Fire.

Discover the Snake personality and how the Fire Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

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January 05, 1977: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on January 05, 1977 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 05, 1977 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on January 05, 1977 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 05:18 pm and setting at 07:43 am.

The previous full moon was on Dec 06, 1976 while the next full moon would come on Feb 04, 1977.

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Who was born on January 05, 1977?


Famous people born on January 05, 1977:

  • Gavin Lester

    Australian rugby league player.

  • Marcus Trick

    German rugby player.

  • Étienne Alain Djissikadié
  • Rafael Vidaurreta
  • Aleksej Medvedev
  • Sedric Webber
  • Oluniké Adeliyi
  • Leonardo Mina Polo

Whose famous birthday is on January 5th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 5th:

  • Deepika Padukone
    Deepika Padukone

    Deepika padukone is an indian actress and model known for her work in bollywood films and for being one of the highest-paid actresses in...

  • Hayao Miyazaki
    Hayao Miyazaki

    Hayao miyazaki is a renowned japanese filmmaker known for his work in animation, particularly for founding studio ghibli and creating...

  • Marilyn Manson
    Marilyn Manson

    American shock-rocker who rose to the top of charts using a platform that included drag, nudity and arson.

  • Bradley Cooper
    Bradley Cooper

    American producer and actor.

  • Kristin Cavallari
    Kristin Cavallari

    Kristin cavallari is a reality tv star known for her appearances on shows like laguna beach and the hills.

  • Diane Keaton
    Diane Keaton

    American actress, whose first professional stage appearance was in 1968's "hair.

  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco

    Italian writer, teacher, essayist, and researcher.

  • Suki Waterhouse
    Suki Waterhouse

    Suki waterhouse is a british model known for her work with major fashion brands and her appearances in magazines and on runways.

  • January Jones
    January Jones

    January jones is an american actress best known for her role as betty draper in the tv series mad men.

  • Uday Chopra
    Uday Chopra

    Uday Chopra is an Indian actor and producer, known for his work in the Dhoom film series.

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How old is someone born on January 05, 1977?


Someone born on January 05, 1977 is:

47 years 4 months old,

or 568 months and 14 days old,

or 2471 weeks and 4 days old,

or 17301 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 05, 1977?

There are 231 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday January 5th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 05, 1977?

You belong to the Xennial Generation if you were born on January 05, 1977.

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January 05, 1977: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on January 05, 1977:

  • Onslow Stevens

    Actor (mr fisher - this is the life), passes away at 74.

What famous deaths happened on January 5th?

Famous deaths on January 5th:

  • Uday Kiran
    Uday Kiran

    Uday Kiran was an Indian film actor who predominantly worked in Telugu cinema.

  • Sonny Bono
    Sonny Bono

    American entertainer, who performed a showbiz act with cher, his partner.

  • Massimo Girotti
    Massimo Girotti

    Italian actor who acted in films for seven decades.

  • Arthur Kennedy
    Arthur Kennedy

    Worcester, massachusetts -- actor (fantastic voyage and peyton place).

  • Don Wilson
    Don Wilson

    Houston astros' pitcher dies from carbon monoxide poisoning at the age of 29.

  • Tina Modotti
    Tina Modotti

    Italian model, actress, photographer and revolutionary political activist (born in 1896).

  • Hans Conried
    Hans Conried

    Baltimore, maryland -- actor (bullwinkle show make room for daddy).

  • Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge

    American politician, u.s.

  • Marsella Dumas

    Marsella Dumas was a French novelist best known for her historical novels, including 'The Three Musketeers' and 'The Count of Monte Cristo'.

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January 05, 1977: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on January 05, 1977:

  • Mungday (Discordianism)
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
  • The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
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January 05, 1977: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 05, 1977 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week January 3rd and January 9th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


January 05, 1977: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on January 05, 1977 was You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show) by Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr., according to the music chart for the week January 3rd and January 9th.

January 05, 1977: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on January 05, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 3rd and January 9th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show)
  2. - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
  3. - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
  4. - I Wish
  5. - Car Wash

January 05, 1977: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on January 05, 1977 was Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul, according to the music chart for the week January 3rd and January 9th.

January 05, 1977: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on January 05, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 3rd and January 9th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Don't Give Up On Us
  2. - When A Child Is Born
  3. - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
  4. - Under The Moon Of Love
  5. - Sideshow

January 05, 1977: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on January 05, 1977 was Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love) by The O'Jays, according to the R&B music chart for the week January 3rd and January 9th.

January 05, 1977: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on January 05, 1977 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week January 3rd and January 9th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love)
  2. - I Wish
  3. - Dazz
  4. - Hot Line
  5. - Car Wash

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January 05, 1977: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on January 05, 1977 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Casotto

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Sergio Citti

Starring: Jodie Foster, Michele Placido, Mariangela Melato, Catherine Deneuve, Ugo Tognazzi, Ninetto Davoli, Paolo Stoppa, Carlo Croccolo, Massimo Bonetti, Franco Citti, Gigi Proietti, Anna Melato

Country: Italy

Charleston

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Marcello Fondato

Starring: Bud Spencer, Lucretia Love, Herbert Lom, Dino Emanuelli, Jack La Cayenne, Renzo Marignano, Claudio Ruffini, James Coco, Ronald Lacey

Country: Italy

California

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Michele Lupo

Starring: Miguel Bosé, Giuliano Gemma, Malisa Longo, Enzo Fiermonte, Andrea Aureli, Raimund Harmstorf, William Berger, Franco Fantasia, Mario Novelli, Franco Ressel, Dana Ghia, Chris Avram

Country: Italy

Mandinga

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Mario Pinzauti

Starring: Maria Rosaria Riuzzi, Serafino Profumo, Antonio Gismondo

Country: Italy

The Inheritance

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Mauro Bolognini

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Dominique Sanda, Fabio Testi, Gigi Proietti

January 05, 1977: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 05, 1977 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

The Emigrants

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Jan Troell

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Release year: 1976

Directed by: John Cromwell

The Brady Bunch Variety Hour

Release year: 1976

Pat & Mat

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Marek Benes

Zur See

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Wolfgang Luderer

Starring: Horst Drinda, Jürgen Zartmann, Günter Naumann, Wilfried Pucher

January 05, 1977: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on January 05, 1977 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

Sleeping Murder by Agatha Christie

Sleeping Murder

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Strange things began to happen soon after Gwenda moved in to her new house.

Illusions by Richard Bach

Illusions

By:

A man places his faith in his biplane's propeller in cloudy airspace between the Illinois cornfields and blue infinity. Richard Bach, a disillusioned writer who is also an itinerant barnstormer, believes that belief is as real and as true as …

To Jerusalem And Back by Saul Bellow

To Jerusalem And Back

By:

Nobel laureate Saul Bellow's candid interviews and meditations on Israel's unique spirit and challenges are a powerful and stimulating testament to the country's past and future.

The Honourable Schoolboy by John le Carre

The Honourable Schoolboy

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The Honourable Schoolboy, featuring George Smiley, is the second installment of the well-known Karla Trilogy. It was inspired by the Oscar-nominated film Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, which was a New York Times bestseller. The Oscar-nominated film stars Gary Oldman, Colin …

Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut

Slapstick

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Slapstick is a humorous look at today's follies. It shows an apocalyptic vision through the eyes and ears of the King of Manhattan.

January 05, 1977: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on January 05, 1977 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Surround

Surround

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Super Bug

Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

Depthcharge

Depthcharge

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Sega-Gremlin Taito

Boot Hill

Boot Hill

Platform: Arcade

Genre: shooter game

Street Racer

Street Racer

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

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Who was the US President on January 05, 1977?

On January 05, 1977 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 05, 1977?

On January 05, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 05, 1977?

On January 05, 1977 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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What is special about January 5th?

January 5th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 5th day of the month of January. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on January 5th, such as:

  • 2019 - Syrian civil war: the syrian network for human rights reported that at least 223 massacres were committed by syrian parties in 2018.
  • 2018 - Northern rakhine state clashes. arsa insurgents using small arms and homemade mines ambush a burmese military convoy at turaing. three members of myanmar’s security forces were reportedly injured.
  • 2017 - Two gunmen are killed in a shootout in izmir over the kurdish-turkish conflict. another escapes. a car bomb explodes during the shootout, killing both a police officer as well as a court employee.

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What happened in 1977?

1977 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 8th (final) part of Roots is most-watched TV entertainment show to date.
  • Edward W Stack replaces Paul Kerr President of Hall of Fame
  • CB Savage by Rod Hart peaks at #67

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What was the calendar for January 1977?

January 1977 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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