Friday 9 September 1977
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Chae Jung An and Angela May.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Best Of My Love by The Emotions.
In UK Way Down by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
House, directed by Nobuhiko Ohbayashi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while The Rich Are Different by Susan Howatch was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Soap.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Air-Sea Battle or Space Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 September 1977 ?
- North Korea - Republic Day (1948)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Synaxis of the Theopatores Joachim and Anna
- California - Admission Day (to commemorate the state's admission to the USA)
- Japan - Chrysanthemum Day (Kiku no Sekku)
- Tajikistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Chae Jung An: South Korean actress and singer.
- Angela May: American noted family, the illegitimate daughter of actor David Soul.
- Chae Jung-an: South Korean actress and singer.
- Stuart Price: English DJ songwriter and producer (Zoot Woman and Paper Faces).
- Soulja Slim: American rapper (UTP) (d. 2003).
- John Breeden: Actor (Madame Racketeer, Salute), dies at 73.
- 1st TRS-80 computer sold
- Tiger rookies Lou Whitaker and Allan Trammell debut together and will play together for 19 years
- First TRS-80 Model I computer sold.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Emotions - Best Of My Love
- Rita Coolidge - (Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher And Higher
- Andy Gibb - I Just Want To Be Your Everything
- James Taylor - Handy Man
- The Floaters - Float On
- Fleetwood Mac - Don't Stop
- Commodores - Easy
- The Brothers Johnson - Strawberry Letter 23
- Electric Light Orchestra - Telephone Line
- The Sanford/Townsend Band - Smoke From A Distant Fire
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