Wednesday December 14, 1977
US date format: 12/14/1977, UK date format: 14/12/1977
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 14, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Romain Dumas and Tisha Dabber in Shelbyville.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone.
In UK Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings was in the top 5 hits.
The Choirboys, directed by Robert Aldrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while The Immigrants by Howard Fast was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Newcomers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Depthcharge or Blackjack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 14, 1977?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- Saturday Night Fever, starring John Travolta, premieres in New York City
- War criminal Pieter Menten sentenced in Amsterdam to 15 years.
- Egypt and Israel representatives gather in Cairo for first formal peace conference.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 14, 1977?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life
- Bee Gees - How Deep Is Your Love
- Linda Ronstadt - Blue Bayou
- Crystal Gayle - Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue
- Linda Ronstadt - It's So Easy
- L.T.D. - (Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again
- Rita Coolidge - We're All Alone
- Player - Baby Come Back
- Fleetwood Mac - You Make Loving Fun
- Dolly Parton - Here You Come Again
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Serpentine Fire
- High Inergy - You Can't Turn Me Off (in The Middle Of Turning Me
- ConFunkShun - Ffun
- George Duke - Reach For It
- LTD - (Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again
- Odyssey - Native New Yorker
- Rose Royce - Ooh Boy
- The Controllers - Somebody's Gotta Win, Somebody's Gotta Lose
- Millie Jackson - If You're Not Back In Love By Monday
- Natalie Cole - Our Love
Make this day unforgettable
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial
Days to next December 14If December 14, 1977 is your birthday you're 42 years, 9 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 21 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free
What videogames would you be playing back in the days?