Wednesday June 08, 1977

US date format: 6/8/1977, UK date format: 8/6/1977

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 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 Kanye West and Belvilyn Ada Tenorio. In that special week of June people in US were listening to I'm Your Boogie Man by KC and the Sunshine Band. In UK Lucille by Kenny Rogers was in the top 5 hits. A Bridge Too Far, directed by Richard Attenborough, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while The Gamesman by Michael Maccoby was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The House That Jack Built. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Video Olympics or Destroyer.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
  • World Ocean Day.
  • Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
  • Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
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Events

  • Nolan Ryan notches his 4th career 19-strikeout game

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Movies

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A Bridge Too Far

A Bridge Too Far

Directed by: Richard Attenborough

Starring: Sean Connery, Ryan O'Neal, Michael Caine, Laurence Olivier

Country: United States of America

The Devil, Probably

The Devil, Probably

Directed by: Robert Bresson

Starring: Antoine Monnier, Tina Irissari, Henri de Maublanc, Laetitia Carcano

The Hills Have Eyes

The Hills Have Eyes

Directed by: Wes Craven

Starring: Suze Lanier-Bramlett, Robert Houston, John Steadman, Janus Blythe

Country: United States of America

The Deep

The Deep

Directed by: Peter Yates

Starring: Jacqueline Bisset, Nick Nolte, Dick Anthony Williams, Robert Shaw

Country: United States of America

Are You Being Served?

Are You Being Served?

Directed by: Bob Kellett

Starring: John Inman, Mollie Sugden, Frank Thornton, Trevor Bannister

TV Series

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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

Ein Mann kam im August

Ein Mann kam im August

Days to next June 08

If June 08, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 3 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 6 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Gamesman by Michael Maccoby

The Gamesman

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The Gamesman: The New Corporate Leaders

Haywire by Brooke Hayward

Haywire

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From the moment of its publication in 1977, Haywire was a national sensation and a #1 bestseller, a celebrated Hollywood memoir of a glittering family and the stunning darkness that lurked

Trinity by Leon Uris

Trinity

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Leon Uris’s beloved Irish classic, available in Avon mass market. From the acclaimed author who enthralled the world with Exodus, Battle Cry, QB VII, Topaz, and other beloved classics of twentieth-century fiction comes a sweeping and powerful epic adventure that …

It Didn'T Start With Watergate by Victor Lasky

It Didn'T Start With Watergate

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New reprint of book by best selling author of JFK: The Man and the Myth. This carefully documented book highlights the hypocracy that has gripped both the beltway and the

Oliver'S Story by Erich Segal

Oliver'S Story

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Oliver loved Jenny. Now, two lonely years later, Jenny is gone and Oliver Barrett IV feels he will never love again--should never love again.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Video Olympics

Video Olympics

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Destroyer

Destroyer

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Boot Hill

Boot Hill

Platform: Arcade

Genre: shooter game

Baseball

Baseball

Platform: RCA Studio II

Genre: Sport

Publisher: RCA

Street Racer

Street Racer

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On June 08, 1977 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is June 08, 1977?

On June 08, 1977 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 08, 1977?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on June 08, 1977?

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

Which famous people are born on June 08, 1977?

On June 08, 1977 several famous people were born including, Kanye West, Belvilyn Ada Tenorio, Yvette Basting.

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

The number one song in the week of June 08, 1977 was I'm Your Boogie Man by KC and the Sunshine Band in US and Lucille by Kenny Rogers in UK.

What were the top hits on June 08, 1977?

The top hits on June 08, 1977 were I'm Your Boogie Man by KC and the Sunshine Band, Dreams by Fleetwood Mac, Got To Give It Up (Part 1) by Marvin Gaye in US and Lucille by Kenny Rogers, I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart, Show You The Way To Go by The Jacksons in UK.


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