Wednesday June 15, 1977

US date format: 6/15/1977, UK date format: 15/6/1977

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 15, 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 Michael Doleac and Nina Liu. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Dreams by Fleetwood Mac. In UK Lucille by Kenny Rogers was in the top 5 hits. The Rescuers, directed by John Lounsbery, Wolfgang Reitherman, Art Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while Falconer by John Cheever was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The House That Jack Built. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Super Bug or Triple Hunt.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Commemoration of Evelyn Underhill (Anglican mystic and poet)
  • Roman Catholic Church ? Feast of Saint Germaine Cousin, patron of shepherdesses and of victims of child abuse
  • Roman Catholic Church and some Anglican churches: Corpus Christi (moveable feast, 2006)
  • Saint Vitus' Day ? Vitus Diena held in medieval Latvia
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Events

  • New York Mets trade Tom Seaver to Reds for Pat Zachry
  • Wim Polak becomes Mayor of Amsterdam
  • Spain has its first democratic elections, after 41 years under the Franco regime.

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Movies

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The Rescuers

The Rescuers

Directed by: John Lounsbery, Wolfgang Reitherman, Art Stevens

Starring: Bob Newhart, Eva Gabor, Geraldine Page, Joe Flynn

Country: United States of America

A Bridge Too Far

A Bridge Too Far

Directed by: Richard Attenborough

Starring: Sean Connery, Ryan O'Neal, Michael Caine, Laurence Olivier

Country: United States of America

The Devil, Probably

The Devil, Probably

Directed by: Robert Bresson

Starring: Antoine Monnier, Tina Irissari, Henri de Maublanc, Laetitia Carcano

The Hills Have Eyes

The Hills Have Eyes

Directed by: Wes Craven

Starring: Suze Lanier-Bramlett, Robert Houston, John Steadman, Janus Blythe

Country: United States of America

The Deep

The Deep

Directed by: Peter Yates

Starring: Jacqueline Bisset, Nick Nolte, Dick Anthony Williams, Robert Shaw

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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The House That Jack Built

The House That Jack Built

Directed by: Henry Barrial

Cottage to Let

Cottage to Let

Directed by: Sinister Cinema

Hollywood High

Hollywood High

Directed by: Patrick Wright

Rock Follies of '77

Rock Follies of '77

Ein Mann kam im August

Ein Mann kam im August

Days to next June 15

If June 15, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 3 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 16 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Falconer by John Cheever

Falconer

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Stunning and brutally powerful, Falconer tells the story of a man named Farragut, his crime and punishment, and his struggle to remain a man in a universe bent on beating him

The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank by Erma Bombeck

The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank

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"She is marvelously funny, direct as a hypodermic, a virtuoso in the field of suburban living....Lovely stuff."VOGUEIt's the expose to end all exposes--the truth about the suburbs: where they planted trees

Passages by Gail Sheehy

Passages

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At last, this is your story. You'll recognize yourself, your friends, and your loves. You'll see how to use each life crisis as an opportunity for creative change -- to grow

Your Erroneous Zones by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

Your Erroneous Zones

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This best selling guide sends a simple but profound message - avoid the trap of negative thinking and master the art of self-actualization.

Haywire by Brooke Hayward

Haywire

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From the moment of its publication in 1977, Haywire was a national sensation and a #1 bestseller, a celebrated Hollywood memoir of a glittering family and the stunning darkness that lurked

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Super Bug

Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

Depthcharge

Depthcharge

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Sega-Gremlin Taito

Triple Hunt

Triple Hunt

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Atari

Basic Math

Basic Math

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Educational (mathematics)

Publisher: Atari

Circus

Circus

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Exidy

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 15, 1977?

On June 15, 1977 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is June 15, 1977?

On June 15, 1977 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 15, 1977?

On June 15, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 15, 1977?

On June 15, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 15, 1977?

On June 15, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 15, 1977?

On June 15, 1977 several famous people were born including, Michael Doleac, Nina Liu, Mario Vazquez.

What was the number one song in June 15, 1977?

The number one song in the week of June 15, 1977 was Dreams by Fleetwood Mac in US and Lucille by Kenny Rogers in UK.

What were the top hits on June 15, 1977?

The top hits on June 15, 1977 were Dreams by Fleetwood Mac, Got To Give It Up (Part 1) by Marvin Gaye, Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky) by Bill Conti in US and Lucille by Kenny Rogers, I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart, Show You The Way To Go by The Jacksons in UK.


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