Thursday 14 July 1977
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Victoria Crown Princess of Sweden and Crown Victoria.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Da Doo Ron Ron by Shaun Cassidy.
In UK So You Win Again by Hot Chocolate was in the top 5 hits.
Orca, directed by Michael Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Passages by Gail Sheehy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Foundation.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baseball or Air-Sea Battle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 14 July 1977 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, an official flag day
- France and all French dependencies - Bastille Day
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 3rd day, not a holiday
- Victoria Crown Princess of Sweden
- Crown Victoria: Swedish royal family, the daughter and first child of King Carl XVI and Queen Silvia, heir to the Swedish throne.
- Victoria Of Sweden: Royalty.
- Gordon Cree: Scottish singer-songwriter and pianist.
- Victoria : Crown Princess of Sweden.
- North Korea shoots down US helicopter, killing 3
- US House establishes permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Shaun Cassidy - Da Doo Ron Ron
- Barry Manilow - Looks Like We Made It
- Alan O'Day - Undercover Angel
- Andy Gibb - I Just Want To Be Your Everything
- Peter Frampton - I'm In You
- Hot - Angel In Your Arms
- Barbra Streisand - My Heart Belongs To Me
- Steve Miller Band - Jet Airliner
- Jimmy Buffett - Margaritaville
- Peter McCann - Do You Wanna Make Love
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?