Thursday April 07, 1977
US date format: 4/7/1977, UK date format: 7/4/1977
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 7, 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 Silvana Arias and Teddy Sears.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Dancing Queen by ABBA.
In UK Knowing Me, Knowing You by Abba was in the top 5 hits.
3 Women, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Passages by Gail Sheehy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ein Mann kam im August.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Surround or Super Bug.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 07, 1977?
- Saint Herman-Jozef (died 1241)
- World Health Day - April 7th of every year is designated as World Health Day and celebrated by the 191 member countries of the World Health Organization to emphasize significant issues in public health of worldwide concern. Observed annually since 1948.
- The feast of Annunciation is celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Church.
- Saint John Baptist de La Salle (d.1719)
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- Toronto Blue Jays' first game, they beat Chicago Cubs 9-5.
- Consumer Product Safety Commission bans the flame-retardant chemical "TRIS".
- German Federal prosecutor Siegfried Buback and his driver are shot by two Red Army Faction members while waiting at a red light.
- Siegfried Buback: German lawyer and politician Attorney...
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 07, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- ABBA - Dancing Queen
- David Soul - Don't Give Up On Us
- Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Rich Girl
- Glen Campbell - Southern Nights
- 10cc - The Things We Do For Love
- Eagles - Hotel California
- Natalie Cole - I've Got Love On My Mind
- Barbra Streisand - Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen)
- Atlanta Rhythm Section - So In To You
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - At Midnight (My Love Will Lift You Up)
- Natalie Cole - I've Got Love On My Mind
- Johnnie Taylor - Love Is Better In The A.M. (Part 1)
- Rose Royce - I Wanna Get Next To You
- William Bell - Tryin' To Love Two
- KC And The Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man
- Smokey Robinson - There Will Come A Day (I'm Gonna Happen To You)
- The Isley Brothers - The Pride (Part I)
- Joe Tex - Ain't Gonna Bump No More (with No Big Fat Woman)
- Facts Of Life - Sometimes
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 07, 1977?
On April 07, 1977 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is April 07, 1977?
On April 07, 1977 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 07, 1977?
On April 07, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 07, 1977?
On April 07, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on April 07, 1977?
On April 07, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 07, 1977?
On April 07, 1977 several famous people were born including, Silvana Arias, Teddy Sears.
Which famous people died on April 07, 1977?
Famous people died on April 07, 1977 include, Siegfried Buback.
What was the number one song in April 07, 1977?
The number one song in the week of April 07, 1977 was Dancing Queen by ABBA in US and Knowing Me, Knowing You by Abba in UK.
What were the top hits on April 07, 1977?
The top hits on April 07, 1977 were Dancing Queen by ABBA, Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul, Don't Leave Me This Way by Thelma Houston in US and Knowing Me, Knowing You by Abba, Going In With My Eyes Open by David Soul, Red Light Spells Danger by Billy Ocean in UK.