Friday April 08, 1977

US date format: 4/8/1977, UK date format: 8/4/1977

It was Friday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 8, 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 Ana de la Reguera and Sara Shepard. 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 Space Wars or Basic Math.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Constance
  • Buddha's Birthday in Japan
  • Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
  • Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).

Events

  • Israel premier Yitzhak Rabin resigns.
  • The punk band The Clash's debut album ''The Clash'' is released in the UK on CBS Records.

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Movies

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3 Women

3 Women

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Shelley Duvall, Sissy Spacek, Janice Rule, Robert Fortier

Country: United States of America

Rabid

Rabid

Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: Marilyn Chambers, Frank Moore, Joe Silver, Howard Ryshpan

Country: United States of America

Demon Seed

Demon Seed

Directed by: Donald Cammell

Starring: Julie Christie, Fritz Weaver, Gerrit Graham, Berry Kroeger

Country: United States of America

Audrey Rose

Audrey Rose

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Marsha Mason, John Beck, Susan Swift

The Van

The Van

Directed by: Sam Grossman

Starring: Stuart Goetz, Deborah White, Danny DeVito, Harry Morgan Moses

TV Series

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Ein Mann kam im August

Ein Mann kam im August

Rob Roy

Rob Roy

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

The New Adventures of Batman

The New Adventures of Batman

Directed by: Don Towsley

Headmaster

Headmaster

Directed by: Agradoot

Blankety Blanks

Blankety Blanks

Starring: Graham Kennedy, Ugly Dave Gray, Stuart Wagstaff

Country: Australia

Days to next April 08

If April 08, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 5 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 12 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Passages by Gail Sheehy

Passages

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At last, this is your story. You'll recognize yourself, your friends, and your loves. You'll see how to use each life crisis as an opportunity for creative change -- to grow

Raise The Titanic! by Clive Cussler

Raise The Titanic!

By:

On orders from the Pentagon, marine explorer Dirk Pitt must salvage crucial material from the world's most infamous maritime disaster in this #1 New York Times-bestselling series.The

The Chancellor Manuscript by Robert Ludlum

The Chancellor Manuscript

By:

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

Changing by Liv Ullmann

Changing

By:

Changing

October Light by John Gardner

October Light

By:

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. New Directions is excited to reissue the Gardner classics, beginning with October Light, a complex relationship rendered in a down-to-earth narrative.October

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Surround

Surround

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Destroyer

Destroyer

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Boot Hill

Boot Hill

Platform: Arcade

Genre: shooter game

Space Wars

Space Wars

Genre: Multi-directional shooter

Publisher: Cinematronics

Basic Math

Basic Math

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Educational (mathematics)

Publisher: Atari

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 08, 1977?

On April 08, 1977 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is April 08, 1977?

On April 08, 1977 the zodiac sign was Aries.

Who was the US President on April 08, 1977?

On April 08, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 08, 1977?

On April 08, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on April 08, 1977?

On April 08, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on April 08, 1977?

On April 08, 1977 several famous people were born including, Ana de la Reguera, Sara Shepard, Mehran Ghassemi.

Which famous people died on April 08, 1977?

Famous people died on April 08, 1977 include, Frank Milan.

What was the number one song in April 08, 1977?

The number one song in the week of April 08, 1977 was Dancing Queen by ABBA in US and Knowing Me, Knowing You by Abba in UK.

What were the top hits on April 08, 1977?

The top hits on April 08, 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.


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