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Sunday 16 May 1976

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Brian Langtry and Dirk Nannes. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Boogie Fever by The Sylvers. In UK Fernando by Abba was in the top 5 hits. The Missouri Breaks, directed by Arthur Penn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976 while The R Document by Irving Wallace was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Kapetan Mikula Mali. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 4 or Sea Wolf.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Kapetan Mikula Mali

Starring: Tonci Vidan, Josko Pazanin, Manojlo Cvijanovic, Petar Prlicko

Zapiski po bulgarskite vastaniya

Starring: Radko Dishliev

Country: Bulgaria

The Ghosts of Motley Hall

Starring: Arthur English, Freddie Jones, Nicholas Le Prevost, Sean Flanagan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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90 Minutes Live

Starring: Valri Bromfield, John Candy, Clémence DesRochers, Danny Finkleman

Country: Canada

Stormskärs Maja

Starring: Rose-Marie Rosenback, Leif Sundberg

Country: Finland

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Missouri Breaks

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Marlon Brando, Jack Nicholson, Randy Quaid

Country: United States

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Watch Out, We're Mad

Directed by: Marcello Fondato

Starring: Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, Patty Shepard

Country: United States

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Stay Hungry

Directed by: Bob Rafelson

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Sally Field, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Country: United States

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Family Plot

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Karen Black, Bruce Dern, Barbara Harris

Country: United States

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Sparkle

Directed by: Sam O'Steen

Starring: Philip Michael Thomas, Irene Cara, Lonette McKee

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 May 1976 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
  • Saint Simon Stock
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Facts:
  • Sue Roberts wins LPGA American Defender Golf Classic.
  • Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens sweep Philadelphia Flyers in four games.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1976?

  • Time: Democratic Presidential candidate James E. 'Jimmy' Carter Jr.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8484
  • Time: Elizabeth II, Carl XVI Gustaf, Juan Carlos, Margrethe, Bernhard and Juliana

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The R Document

By: Irving Wallace

Before the Patriot Act, there was . . . The R DocumentAs crime and violence threaten to engulf America, the President proposes a daring new amendment to the Constitution, allowing the

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A Stranger In The Mirror

By: Sidney Sheldon

A LONELY MAN. Toby Temple is a super star and a super bastard, a man adored by his fans and plagued by suspicion and distrust.A

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The Adams Chronicles

By: Jack Shepherd

The Adams Chronicles is the endlessly fascinating text and picture history of four generations of one of America's most prominent families, told largely in their own words from diaries and letters.

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Spandau

By: Albert Speer

This is one of the most amazing books every written. After being convicted in the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials, the prisoners were not allowed to have writing paper, were not allowed

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Colossal Cave Adventure

Colossal Cave Adventure

Platform: Many (initially PDP-10)

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: CRL

F-1

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing game

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Indy 4

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

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Sea Wolf

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Military shooter

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Blockade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Sega

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