Wednesday July 06, 1977

US date format: 7/6/1977, UK date format: 6/7/1977

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 6, 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 Audrey Fleurot and Franck Georgel. 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 Roots by Alex Haley was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Be My Guest. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 500 or Video Olympics.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Comoros - Independence Day (1975).
  • Feast day of St Maria Goretti.
  • Lithuania - Statehood Day.
  • Malawi - Independence Day (1964).
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Movies

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The Island of Dr. Moreau

The Island of Dr. Moreau

Directed by: Don Taylor

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Michael York, Nigel Davenport, Barbara Carrera

Country: United States of America

Shock Waves

Shock Waves

Directed by: Ken Wiederhorn

Starring: Peter Cushing, John Carradine, Brooke Adams, Fred Buch

Orca

Orca

Directed by: Michael Anderson

Starring: Richard Harris, Charlotte Rampling, Will Sampson, Bo Derek

Country: United States of America

The Spy Who Loved Me

The Spy Who Loved Me

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

Starring: Roger Moore, Barbara Bach, Curd Jürgens, Richard Kiel

Country: United States of America

The People That Time Forgot

The People That Time Forgot

Directed by: Kevin Connor

Starring: Patrick Wayne, Doug McClure, Sarah Douglas, Dana Gillespie

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TV Series

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Be My Guest

Be My Guest

Directed by: Lance Comfort

The House That Jack Built

The House That Jack Built

Directed by: Henry Barrial

Cottage to Let

Cottage to Let

Directed by: Sinister Cinema

Hollywood High

Hollywood High

Directed by: Patrick Wright

Rock Follies of '77

Rock Follies of '77

Days to next July 06

If July 06, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 2 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 7 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Roots by Alex Haley

Roots

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One of the most important books and television series ever to appear, Roots, galvanized the nation, and created an extraordinary political, racial, social and cultural dialogue that hadn’t been seen since the

The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough

The Thorn Birds

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“Beautiful….Compelling entertainment.”—New York Times“A heart-rending epic…truly marvelous.”—Chicago TribuneOne of the most beloved novels of all time, The Thorn Birds, Colleen McCullough’s sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in the Australian Outback, returns to enthrall …

The Chancellor Manuscript by Robert Ludlum

The Chancellor Manuscript

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Did J. Edgar Hoover die a natural death? Or was he murdered? When a group of high-minded and high-placed intellectuals known as Inver Brass detect a monstrous threat to the country

The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank by Erma Bombeck

The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank

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"She is marvelously funny, direct as a hypodermic, a virtuoso in the field of suburban living....Lovely stuff."VOGUEIt's the expose to end all exposes--the truth about the suburbs: where they planted trees

Illusions by Richard Bach

Illusions

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In the cloud-washed airspace between the cornfields of Illinois and blue infinity, a man puts his faith in the propeller of his biplane. For disillusioned writer and itinerant barnstormer Richard Bach, belief is as real as a full tank of …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Surround

Surround

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Indy 500

Indy 500

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Video Olympics

Video Olympics

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Blackjack

Blackjack

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports (gambling)

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Basic Math

Basic Math

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Educational (mathematics)

Publisher: Atari

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 06, 1977?

On July 06, 1977 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is July 06, 1977?

On July 06, 1977 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on July 06, 1977?

On July 06, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 06, 1977?

On July 06, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on July 06, 1977?

On July 06, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 06, 1977?

On July 06, 1977 several famous people were born including, Audrey Fleurot, Franck Georgel, Con Blatsis.

Which famous people died on July 06, 1977?

Famous people died on July 06, 1977 include, Oedoen Partos, Odon Partos.

What was the number one song in July 06, 1977?

The number one song in the week of July 06, 1977 was Undercover Angel by Alan O'Day in US and So You Win Again by Hot Chocolate in UK.

What were the top hits on July 06, 1977?

The top hits on July 06, 1977 were Undercover Angel by Alan O'Day, Da Doo Ron Ron by Shaun Cassidy, Looks Like We Made It by Barry Manilow in US and So You Win Again by Hot Chocolate, Fanfare For The Common Man by Emerson Lake & Palmer, I Feel Love by Donna Summer in UK.


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