Friday 11 February 1977
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jessica Carlson in Kalamazoo and Stephanie Richardson in Toronto.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Torn Between Two Lovers by Mary MacGregor.
In UK When I Need You by Leo Sayer was in the top 5 hits.
Wizards, directed by Ralph Bakshi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Galton & Simpson Playhouse.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Depthcharge or Super Bug.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 February 1977 ?
- World Day of the Sick.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
- National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
- National Youth Day in Cameroon.
- Professor Leets' Day in the United States.
- National Inventors' Day in the United States.
- Jessica Carlson in Kalamazoo: Michigan; archer (alternate-Olympics-1996).
- Stephanie Richardson in Toronto: Ontario, Canada; 200 metre/800 metre swimmer (Olympics-1996).
- Veronica Marie Duka in Campbellsville: Kentucky; Miss Kentucky-America (1996-Top 10).
- Mike Shinoda: American musician (Linkin Park and Fort Minor).
- Ioannis Okkas: Cypriot footballer.
- 20.2-kg lobster caught off Nova Scotia, Canada (heaviest known crustacean).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mary MacGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers
- Eagles - New Kid In Town
- Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light
- Rose Royce - Car Wash
- Barbra Streisand - Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen)
- Brick - Dazz
- Jacksons - Enjoy Yourself
- Stevie Wonder - I Wish
- Kenny Nolan - I Like Dreamin'
- Bread - Lost Without Your Love
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