Wednesday 16 February 1977
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Maxine Carr and Trina Jackson.
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.
Wizards, directed by Ralph Bakshi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while The Users by Joyce Haber was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Galton & Simpson Playhouse.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Circus or Video Olympics.
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- Saint Juliana
- Saint Lucilla
- Remembrance of Lambertus
- Saint Jeremias
- Saints Daniel, Samuel and Elias
- Kyoto Protocol Day (2005)
- Lithuania - Independence Day (1918)
- Maxine Carr
- Trina Jackson: 4X200m freestyle swimmer (1996 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Alexei Morozov NHL forward (Team Russia Olympics-silver-1998: Pittsburgh Penguins).
- Alice Guschlbauer: Austrian professional dancer and dance teacher.
- Brad Walst: American bassist (Three Days Grace).
- Paul Brittain: American comedian.
- Ian Clarke: Irish-American computer scientist founded Freenet.
- Ahman Green: American football player.
- Hinako Saeki: Japanese actress.
- Carlos Pellicer: Mexican poet, museum curator and politician.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1977 ?
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
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