Saturday July 16, 1977
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 16, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lana Parrilla and Bryan Budd.
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.
The Island of Dr. Moreau, directed by Don Taylor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Illusions by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Be My Guest.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baseball or Space Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 July 1977
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Which were the important events of 16 July 1977 ?
- Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
- Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
- Lana Parrilla: Actress.
- Bryan Budd: Northern Ireland-born English soldier Victoria Cross recipient (d. 2006).
- Janelle Commissiong, of Trinidad and Tobago, crowned 26th Miss Universe
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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
Top #10 R&B songs
- Commodores - Easy
- Slave - Slide
- The Emotions - Best Of My Love
- Enchantment - Sunshine
- The Isley Brothers - Livin' In The Life
- Tyrone Davis - This I Swear
- The Brothers Johnson - Strawberry Letter 23
- Lou Rawls - See You When I Git There
- Johnny Guitar Watson - A Real Mother For Ya
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Baby Don't Change Your Mind
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?