Thursday May 12, 1977US date format: 5/12/1977, UK date format: 12/5/1977
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 12, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include María José Besora and Rebecca Herbst.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to When I Need You by Leo Sayer.
In UK I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
A Special Day, directed by Ettore Scola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while The Gamesman by Michael Maccoby was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hollywood High.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boot Hill or Air-Sea Battle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 May 1977 ?
- Saint Epiphanius
- Saint Domitilla
- Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
- International Nurses Day
- Saint Modoald
- Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Thailand - Visakha Bucha. (2006) 
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2005: the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
- Blessed Imelda
- Saint Pancras (died 304), second of the Ice Saints
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saints Achilleus and Nereus
- Saint Joan of Portugal
- María José Besora
- Monique de Bruin in Portland: Oregon; fencer-foil (Olympics-1996).
- Rebecca Herbst: American actress.
- Lorena Bernal: Argentine/Spanish model and actress.
- Graeme Dott: Scottish snooker player and coach.
- Emmy 4th Daytime Award presentation
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Leo Sayer - When I Need You
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- Eagles - Hotel California
- Glen Campbell - Southern Nights
- Climax Blues Band - Couldn't Get It Right
- Jennifer Warnes - Right Time Of The Night
- Atlanta Rhythm Section - So In To You
- KC and the Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Part 1)
- Rose Royce - I Wanna Get Next To You
Top #10 R&B songs
- Got To Give It Up (Pt. 1) - Marvin Gaye
- Tavares - Whodunit
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- The Isley Brothers - The Pride (Part I)
- KC And The Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man
- Bootsy's Rubber Band - The Pinocchio Theory
- The Manhattans - It Feels So Good To Be Loved So Bad
- You're Throwing A Good Love Away - The Spinners
- The Jacksons - Show You The Way To Go
- Your Love - Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr.
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