Sunday 9 October 1977
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Brian Roberts (baseball) and Yaki Kadafi.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Star Wars Theme/Cantina Band (Medley) by Meco.
In UK Silver Lady by David Soul was in the top 5 hits.
Rolling Thunder, directed by John Flynn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Illusions by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Nikola Tesla.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boot Hill or Destroyer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 October 1977 ?
- Brian Roberts (baseball)
- Yaki Kadafi: American rapper and actor (Outlawz) (d. 1996).
- Lee San San: Miss Hong Kong Universe (1997).
- Emanuele Belardi: Italian footballer.
- Brian Roberts: American baseball player.
- Amy Alcott wins LPGA Houston Exchange Clubs Golf Classic
- Soyuz 25 launched to Saluyt 6, but returned after failing to dock
- Yanks rally for 3 in 9th and beat Royals 5-3 for pennant #31
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Star Wars Theme/Cantina Band (Medley) - Meco
- KC and the Sunshine Band - Keep It Comin' Love
- Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life
- Carly Simon - Nobody Does It Better
- Shaun Cassidy - That's Rock 'N' Roll
- The Emotions - Best Of My Love
- Heatwave - Boogie Nights
- Foreigner - Cold As Ice
- Commodores - Brick House
- Andy Gibb - I Just Want To Be Your Everything
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Sport Games on 9 October 1977
- Atlanta Falcons - San Francisco 49ers : 7 - 0
- Cincinnati Bengals - Green Bay Packers : 17 - 7
- Dallas Cowboys - St. Louis Cardinals : 30 - 24
- Detroit Lions - Minnesota Vikings : 7 - 14
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