Sunday 16 January 1977
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ariel Zeevi and Cristina Brondo.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to You Make Me Feel Like Dancing by Leo Sayer.
In UK Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul was in the top 5 hits.
Salon Kitty, directed by Tinto Brass, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Blue Skies, No Candy by Gael Greene was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Busting Loose.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dominos or Boot Hill.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 January 1977 ?
- National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
- Teacher's Day in Thailand
- Ariel Zeevi: Israeli judoka.
- Cristina Brondo: Spanish theatre and film actress, who played the role of the Spanish roommate in "L'Auberge Espagnole" (The Spanish Apartment, 2002) and its sequel Cédric Klapisch's "Les Poupées russes" (Russian Dolls, 2005).
- Jeff Foster: American basketball player.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Leo Sayer - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
- Stevie Wonder - I Wish
- Rose Royce - Car Wash
- Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr. - You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show)
- Brick - Dazz
- Rod Stewart - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
- Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
- The Sylvers - Hot Line
- Engelbert Humperdinck - After The Lovin'
- Burton Cummings - Stand Tall
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