Thursday December 08, 1977
US date format: 12/8/1977, UK date format: 8/12/1977
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 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 Sébastien Chabal and Elsa Benitez.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone.
In UK Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings was in the top 5 hits.
Dot and the Kangaroo, directed by Yoram Gross, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Delta Of Venus by Anais Nin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Newcomers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Surround or Circus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 08, 1977?
- Malta - Public Holiday.
- Panama - Mother's Day
- Romania - Constitution Day
- Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
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- 43rd Heisman Trophy Award: Earl Campbell, Texas (RB).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 08, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life
- Crystal Gayle - Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue
- Bee Gees - How Deep Is Your Love
- Linda Ronstadt - Blue Bayou
- Linda Ronstadt - It's So Easy
- Paul Nicholas - Heaven On The 7th Floor
- Rita Coolidge - We're All Alone
- L.T.D. - (Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again
- Chicago - Baby, What A Big Surprise
- Fleetwood Mac - You Make Loving Fun
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Serpentine Fire
- High Inergy - You Can't Turn Me Off (in The Middle Of Turning Me
- LTD - (Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again
- Barry White - It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me
- Millie Jackson - If You're Not Back In Love By Monday
- Odyssey - Native New Yorker
- ConFunkShun - Ffun
- The Controllers - Somebody's Gotta Win, Somebody's Gotta Lose
- Brick - Dusic
- Kellee Patterson - If It Don't Fit Don't Force It
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 08If December 08, 1977 is your birthday you're 42 years, 9 months, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 9 days.
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 December 08, 1977?
On December 08, 1977 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is December 08, 1977?
On December 08, 1977 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 08, 1977?
On December 08, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 08, 1977?
On December 08, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 08, 1977?
On December 08, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 08, 1977?
On December 08, 1977 several famous people were born including, Sébastien Chabal, Elsa Benitez, Matthias Schoenaerts.
What was the number one song in December 08, 1977?
The number one song in the week of December 08, 1977 was You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone in US and Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings in UK.
What were the top hits on December 08, 1977?
The top hits on December 08, 1977 were You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone, Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue by Crystal Gayle, How Deep Is Your Love by Bee Gees in US and Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings, Floral Dance by The Brighouse & Rastrick Brass Band, How Deep Is Your Love by The Bee Gees in UK.