Wednesday February 16, 1977
US date format: 2/16/1977, UK date format: 16/2/1977
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 16, 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 Maxine Carr and Alexei Morozov NHL forward (Team Russia Olympics-silver-1998.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Blinded By The Light by Manfred Mann's Earth Band.
In UK When I Need You by Leo Sayer was in the top 5 hits.
Slap Shot, directed by George Roy Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while The Crash Of '79 by Paul E. Erdman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rob Roy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 500 or Video Olympics.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 16, 1977?
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- Maxine Carr
- Alexei Morozov NHL forward (Team Russia Olympics-silver-1998: Pittsburgh Penguins).
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- Brad Walst: American bassist (Three Days Grace).
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- Carlos Pellicer: Mexican poet, museum curator and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 16, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light
- Eagles - New Kid In Town
- Mary MacGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers
- Barbra Streisand - Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen)
- Kenny Nolan - I Like Dreamin'
- Jacksons - Enjoy Yourself
- Rose Royce - Car Wash
- Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
- Bread - Lost Without Your Love
- Bob Seger - Night Moves
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
- Stevie Wonder - I Wish
- The Dramatics - Be My Girl
- Natalie Cole - I've Got Love On My Mind
- Deniece Williams - Free
- The O'Jays - Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love)
- William Bell - Tryin' To Love Two
- Brass Construction - Ha Cha Cha (funktion)
- Brick - Dazz
- Latimore - Somethin' 'bout 'cha
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 16If February 16, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 7 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 14 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 16, 1977?
On February 16, 1977 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is February 16, 1977?
On February 16, 1977 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 16, 1977?
On February 16, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 16, 1977?
On February 16, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on February 16, 1977?
On February 16, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 16, 1977?
On February 16, 1977 several famous people were born including, Maxine Carr, Alice Guschlbauer, Alexei Morozov NHL forward (Team Russia Olympics-silver-1998.
Which famous people died on February 16, 1977?
Famous people died on February 16, 1977 include, Carlos Pellicer.
What was the number one song in February 16, 1977?
The number one song in the week of February 16, 1977 was Blinded By The Light by Manfred Mann's Earth Band in US and When I Need You by Leo Sayer in UK.
What were the top hits on February 16, 1977?
The top hits on February 16, 1977 were Blinded By The Light by Manfred Mann's Earth Band, New Kid In Town by Eagles, Torn Between Two Lovers by Mary MacGregor in US and When I Need You by Leo Sayer, Don't Cry For Me Argentina by Julie Covington, Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul in UK.