Sunday May 08, 1977
US date format: 5/8/1977, UK date format: 8/5/1977
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 Jennifer Walcott and Pepe Sánchez.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Hotel California by Eagles.
In UK I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
The White Buffalo, directed by J. Lee Thompson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Oliver'S Story by Erich Segal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rock Follies of '77.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Surround or Baseball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 08, 1977?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
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- Hollis Stacy wins LPGA Lady Tara Golf Classic.
- David Berkowitz pleads guilty in "Son of Sam" 44-caliber shootings.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 08, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Eagles - Hotel California
- Leo Sayer - When I Need You
- Glen Campbell - Southern Nights
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
- Jennifer Warnes - Right Time Of The Night
- Atlanta Rhythm Section - So In To You
- Natalie Cole - I've Got Love On My Mind
- Climax Blues Band - Couldn't Get It Right
- Rose Royce - I Wanna Get Next To You
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Pt. 1)
- The Isley Brothers - The Pride (Part I)
- Tavares - Whodunit
- KC And The Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- Bootsy's Rubber Band - The Pinocchio Theory
- Jerry Butler - I Wanna Do It To You
- The Spinners - You're Throwing A Good Love Away
- Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr. - Your Love
- The Manhattans - It Feels So Good To Be Loved So Bad
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 08If May 08, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 4 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 11 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 May 08, 1977?
On May 08, 1977 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is May 08, 1977?
On May 08, 1977 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 08, 1977?
On May 08, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 08, 1977?
On May 08, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 08, 1977?
On May 08, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 08, 1977?
On May 08, 1977 several famous people were born including, Jennifer Walcott, Pepe Sánchez, Joe Bonamassa.
What was the number one song in May 08, 1977?
The number one song in the week of May 08, 1977 was Hotel California by Eagles in US and I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart in UK.
What were the top hits on May 08, 1977?
The top hits on May 08, 1977 were Hotel California by Eagles, When I Need You by Leo Sayer, Southern Nights by Glen Campbell in US and I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart, Free by Deniece Williams, Ain't Gonna Bump No More by Joe Tex in UK.