Wednesday 9 March 1977
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 9, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Vincent Defrasne and Jonathan Weinstein.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen) by Barbra Streisand.
In UK Chanson D'Amour by The Manhattan Transfer was in the top 5 hits.
Eraserhead, directed by David Lynch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Roots by Alex Haley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rob Roy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baseball or Video Olympics.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 March 1977 ?
- Saint Frances of Rome.
- Belize - Baron Bliss Day.
- Saint Gregory of Nyssa
- Vincent Defrasne: French biathlete, who won a gold medal in the 12.
- Jonathan Weinstein: American math champion.
- Radek Dvorak in Tabor: Czechoslovakia; NHL left wing (Florida Panthers).
- James Van Der Beek: Actor.
- Radek Dvořák: Czech ice hockey player.
- Ariane Sommer: German model, author, television presenter and actress.
- Yamila Diaz-Rahi: Argentine supermodel.
- Adm Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret), becomes 12th Director of CIA replacing acting director Knoche
- Hanafi Moslems invade 3 buildings in Washington DC, siege ended March 11th
- Admiral Stansfield Turner, US Navy (Retired), becomes 12th director of US Central Intelligence Agency replacing acting director Knoche.
- The Hanafi Muslim Siege: In a thirty-nine hour standoff, armed Hanafi Muslims seize three Washington, D.C., buildings, killing two and taking 149 hostage.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen)
- Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
- Kenny Nolan - I Like Dreamin'
- Bob Seger - Night Moves
- Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light
- ABBA - Dancing Queen
- Mary MacGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers
- Al Stewart - Year Of The Cat
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Rich Girl
- Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
Top #10 R&B songs
- Natalie Cole - I've Got Love On My Mind
- William Bell - Tryin' To Love Two
- Facts Of Life - Sometimes
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - At Midnight (My Love Will Lift You Up)
- Enchantment - Gloria
- Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
- Stevie Wonder - I Wish
- Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes - Reaching For The World
- Johnnie Taylor - Love Is Better In The A.M. (Part 1)
- The Bar-Kays - Too Hot To Stop (Pt. 1)
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