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About January 13th, 1977, in brief:

  • Historical events: Japan Air Lines Cargo Flight 1045, a Douglas DC-8 jet, crashes onto the runway during takeoff from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, killing five.
  • Day of the week: January 13th, 1977 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Liam Hemsworth, Nicole Eggert
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: You Make Me Feel Like Dancing by Leo Sayer
  • #1 UK song: Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul
  • Popular movie: Casotto directed by Sergio Citti

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What day of the week was January 13, 1977?


January 13, 1977 was a Thursday and it was the 13th day of the year 1977 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 13, 1977 can also be written as 1/13/1977 in the US and as 13/1/1977 in UK and Europe.

January 13, 1977 in January 1977 calendar

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January 13, 1977: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on January 13, 1977:

  • Japan air lines cargo flight 1045, a douglas dc-8 jet, crashes onto the runway during takeoff from ted stevens anchorage international airport, killing five.

January 13, 1977: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 13, 1977: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 13th is Capricorn.

Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between December 22nd and January 19th belong to the Capricorn sign: discover Capricorn personality and who should a Capricorn marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 13, 1977: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 13, 1977 is Snake and the associated element is Fire.

Discover the Snake personality and how the Fire Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

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January 13, 1977: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on January 13, 1977 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 13, 1977 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on January 13, 1977 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 29% full, rising at 12:49 am and setting at 12:31 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jan 05, 1977 while the next full moon would come on Feb 04, 1977.

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Who was born on January 13, 1977?


Famous people born on January 13, 1977:

  • Orlando Bloom
    Orlando Bloom

    British actor who was first known for his role as legolas in the 2003, 2002, and 2003 trilogy of "lord of the rings.

  • William Ash
    William Ash

    English actor.

  • Aaro Aho

    Finnish politician known for his work in the Finnish Parliament.

  • James Posey

    American basketball coach and player.

  • Elliot Mason

    English keyboard player and trombonist.

  • Mi-Hyun Kim

    South korean golfer.

  • Aurora Gil Castro
  • Alberto Martín Acosta
  • (José Córdoba)
  • Cayetano Rivera Ordóñez
  • Andrea Franco
  • Kim Do-kyun
  • Dīmītrīs Leōnī
  • Agusti Pol

Whose famous birthday is on January 13th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 13th:

  • Liam Hemsworth
    Liam Hemsworth

    Liam hemsworth is an australian actor known for his roles in the hunger games series and the last song.

  • Nicole Eggert
    Nicole Eggert

    Nicole Eggert is an American actress and model, best known for her roles in the television series Charles in Charge and Baywatch.

  • Patrick Dempsey
    Patrick Dempsey

    He is an actor and driver of race cars in america.

  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus
    Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    American comedianne, actress who was a star in the no.

  • Robert Stack
    Robert Stack

    American actor nominated for seven emmys.

  • Elsa Martinelli
    Elsa Martinelli

    Elsa martinelli was an italian actress known for her roles in films such as 'the indian fighter' and 'hatari!'.

  • Gwen Verdon
    Gwen Verdon

    American dancer and tony-award winner, she took lessons from age two to strengthen her legs.

  • Kay Francis
    Kay Francis

    Kay Francis was a popular American actress known for her roles in 1930s films.

  • John McNaughton
    John McNaughton

    American film director.

  • Trace Adkins
    Trace Adkins

    American country music singer-songwriter.

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How old is someone born on January 13, 1977?


Someone born on January 13, 1977 is:

47 years 4 months old,

or 568 months and 6 days old,

or 2470 weeks and 3 days old,

or 17293 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 13, 1977?

There are 239 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday January 13th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 13, 1977?

You belong to the Xennial Generation if you were born on January 13, 1977.

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January 13, 1977: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on January 13, 1977:

  • Henri Langlois

    French cinephile and film archivist.

  • Bruno Rizzi
  • Anthony Santasiere
  • Antonio Vila-Coro

What famous deaths happened on January 13th?

Famous deaths on January 13th:

  • Patrick McGoohan
    Patrick McGoohan

    American-born british actor, best known for his roles in the tv series "the prisoner", 1961-1965.

  • Teddy Pendergrass
    Teddy Pendergrass

    American r&b singer (born 1950).

  • Margaret Leighton
    Margaret Leighton

    British actress, "much ado about nothing", dies at the age of 53.

  • Brian Bedford
    Brian Bedford

    England, united kingdom -- actor ("anthony coronet blue").

  • Ernie Kovacs
    Ernie Kovacs

    Comedy show host (show), is killed in a car accident in west los angeles, california at the age of 42.

  • Earl Cameron
    Earl Cameron

    Canadian broadcaster (born in 1915).

  • Max Harris
    Max Harris

    Born 1921, australian poet, columnist, and publisher.

  • Aloysuis Joyce

    Renowned Irish novelist and poet known for his work 'Ulysses'.

  • Hubert Humphrey

    American politician who was vice-president of america from 1965-1969 under president lyndon b. johnson.

  • James Joyce

    Irish novelist, writer and wordsmith.

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January 13, 1977: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on January 13, 1977:

  • In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
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January 13, 1977: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 13, 1977 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week January 10th and January 16th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


January 13, 1977: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on January 13, 1977 was You Make Me Feel Like Dancing by Leo Sayer, according to the music chart for the week January 10th and January 16th.

January 13, 1977: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on January 13, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 10th and January 16th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
  2. - I Wish
  3. - Car Wash
  4. - You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show)
  5. - Dazz

January 13, 1977: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on January 13, 1977 was Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul, according to the music chart for the week January 10th and January 16th.

January 13, 1977: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on January 13, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 10th and January 16th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Don't Give Up On Us
  2. - When A Child Is Born
  3. - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
  4. - Under The Moon Of Love
  5. - Sideshow

January 13, 1977: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on January 13, 1977 was I Wish by Stevie Wonder, according to the R&B music chart for the week January 10th and January 16th.

January 13, 1977: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on January 13, 1977 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week January 10th and January 16th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - I Wish
  2. - Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love)
  3. - Dazz
  4. - Saturday Nite
  5. - Free

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January 13, 1977: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on January 13, 1977 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Casotto

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Sergio Citti

Starring: Jodie Foster, Michele Placido, Mariangela Melato, Catherine Deneuve, Ugo Tognazzi, Ninetto Davoli, Paolo Stoppa, Carlo Croccolo, Massimo Bonetti, Franco Citti, Gigi Proietti, Anna Melato

Country: Italy

Bad

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Jed Johnson

Starring: Cyrinda Foxe, Matthew Anton, Cathy Roskam, Carroll Baker

Khoon Pasina

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Rakesh Kumar

Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Vinod Khanna, Rekha, Nirupa Roy

Charleston

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Marcello Fondato

Starring: Bud Spencer, Lucretia Love, Herbert Lom, Dino Emanuelli, Jack La Cayenne, Renzo Marignano, Claudio Ruffini, James Coco, Ronald Lacey

Country: Italy

California

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Michele Lupo

Starring: Miguel Bosé, Giuliano Gemma, Malisa Longo, Enzo Fiermonte, Andrea Aureli, Raimund Harmstorf, William Berger, Franco Fantasia, Mario Novelli, Franco Ressel, Dana Ghia, Chris Avram

Country: Italy

January 13, 1977: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 13, 1977 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

The Emigrants

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Jan Troell

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Release year: 1976

Directed by: John Cromwell

The Brady Bunch Variety Hour

Release year: 1976

Pat & Mat

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Marek Benes

Zur See

Release year: 1976

Directed by: Wolfgang Luderer

Starring: Horst Drinda, Jürgen Zartmann, Günter Naumann, Wilfried Pucher

January 13, 1977: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on January 13, 1977 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

Sleeping Murder by Agatha Christie

Sleeping Murder

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Strange things began to happen soon after Gwenda moved in to her new house.

Raise The Titanic! by Clive Cussler

Raise The Titanic!

By:

Dirk Pitt, a marine explorer, must rescue crucial material from the most notorious maritime disaster. This #1 New York Times bestseller is the result of orders from the Pentagon.

Touch Not The Cat by Mary Stewart

Touch Not The Cat

By:

Bryony Ashley is well aware that her grand estate, once beautiful and elegant, is now a place of terror and shadow.

Blood And Money by Thomas Thompson

Blood And Money

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This is a powerful, shattering story. It all begins in 1969, when one of Houston’s most famous young women becomes mysteriously ill at a colonial mansion.

Passages by Gail Sheehy

Passages

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This is your story. You will be able to recognize your family, friends and loved ones. You will see that every life crisis can be used as an opportunity to create change and growth.

January 13, 1977: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on January 13, 1977 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Video Olympics

Video Olympics

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Boot Hill

Boot Hill

Platform: Arcade

Genre: shooter game

Space Wars

Space Wars

Genre: Multi-directional shooter

Publisher: Cinematronics

Triple Hunt

Triple Hunt

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Atari

Basic Math

Basic Math

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Educational (mathematics)

Publisher: Atari

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Who was the US President on January 13, 1977?

On January 13, 1977 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 13, 1977?

On January 13, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 13, 1977?

On January 13, 1977 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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What is special about January 13th?

January 13th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 13th day of the month of January. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on January 13th, such as:

  • 2019 - Syrian civil war: pro-government militants and the syrian government fire artillery into villages within the idlib de-escalation zone, killing one civilian and injuring two others.
  • 2018 - After a boat that capsized off the indian coast, near dahanu in maharashtra, a search is on for missing children. two bodies were found.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: the organisation for the prohibition of chemical weapons (opcw) has revealed that it suspects syrian president bashar al-assad and other top officials of the syrian government of using chemical weapons in the conflict.

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What happened in 1977?

1977 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 8th (final) part of Roots is most-watched TV entertainment show to date.
  • Edward W Stack replaces Paul Kerr President of Hall of Fame
  • CB Savage by Rod Hart peaks at #67

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What was the calendar for January 1977?

January 1977 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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