Sunday 14 August 1977
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Al Shearer and Juan Pierre.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Just Want To Be Your Everything by Andy Gibb.
In UK Angelo by Brotherhood Of Man was in the top 5 hits.
The Kentucky Fried Movie, directed by John Landis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Full Disclosure by William Safire was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Making of James Bond - 007.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dominos or Depthcharge.
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What the sky looked like on 14 August 1977
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Which were the important events of 14 August 1977 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Al Shearer
- Juan Pierre: American baseball player.
- Ed Harcourt: English singer-songwriter and producer.
- 59th PGA Championship: Lanny Wadkins shoots a 282 at Pebble Beach, California
- Debbie Austin wins LPGA Long Island Charity Golf Classic
- 77,691 see New York Cosmos beat Fort Lauderdale Strikers 8-3 at Giant Stadium.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Andy Gibb - I Just Want To Be Your Everything
- Peter Frampton - I'm In You
- The Emotions - Best Of My Love
- Rita Coolidge - (Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher And Higher
- Peter McCann - Do You Wanna Make Love
- Barbra Streisand - My Heart Belongs To Me
- Commodores - Easy
- Pablo Cruise - Whatcha Gonna Do?
- Alice Cooper - You And Me
- Bay City Rollers - You Made Me Believe In Magic
Top #10 R&B songs
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